Are you registered? - Thursday, 18th October 2018

Even if you live and work in an area designated as less risk of an earthquake quake, don’t dismiss the threat. Earthquakes can occur anywhere in New Zealand.  Hazards that workers may encounter during and after an earthquake include being struck by a building’s stru...
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Quake Protected ‘This Month In Seismic’ series takes a look at the top earthquake resilience and preparedness news from the month....
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Iconic Wellington landmark The Manor, a building that houses Nelson’s famed Lambretta’s café and a Christchurch substation, is to receive funding for earthquake strengthening, acting Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Carmel Sepuloni announced this week....
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Vengeful bunnies and skeleton horses may not be traditional learning tools, but a new mod for the computer game Minecraft is using them to teach important lessons about earthquake safety. “ShakerMod” has been developed by Te Papa in Wellington, in partnership with the Ea...
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In less than 50 seconds a Lower Hutt office is devastated by the shaking of a 7.8 earthquake in Wellington on 14 November, 20016. It is nearly midnight and the office is empty. Thankfully no one is injured by the falling debris. Lower Hutt is 160 km north of Kaikoura, the ea...
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On March 26th 2018,  the Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) exited its lease on the CentrePort Harbour Quays building saying that the quake-damaged premises would take too long to repair. The building, which is owned by CentrePoint, performed as it was structurally designed to d...
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Quake Protected dismayed, but not surprised at seismic restraint survey results that show a lack of earthquake preparedness.New Zealand's largest installers of non-structural seismic restraints are calling on the new Minister for Building and Construction Jenny Sal...
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