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Fire followed by earthquake in Delhi has the potential to go well beyond the statistics of deaths and injuries. Such a disaster in the country's capital, which also happens to be a major...
This simple and straightforward checklist provides practical considerations for assessment and improvement of brick masonry buildings earthquake resistance in the region of Delhi, India.
In the current global situation, characterized by conditions of inequity and extreme poverty, environmental degradation and climate change have caused an increase in the occurrence of natural...
INDIAN STANDARD FOR GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF FIRE GRADING AND CLASSIFICATION
What is an energy efficient brick firing technology and how you compare it with other technologies.
Rules for brick makers and field-workers to increasing the efficiency of the brick firing process.
Indian Standard for FIRE SAFETY OF BUILDINGS (GENERAL): EXPOSURE HAZARD
In 2006–07, the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) initiated research to identify barriers to service delivery for the urban poor. The findings of the research were presented in the Guidance Notes...
Indian Standard for FIRE SAFETY OF BUILDINGS (GENERAL):DETAILS OF CONSTRUCTION CODE OF PRACTICE
Indian Standard for fire safety of buildings (general): Exit requirements and personal hazards