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Resilient Washington State Initiative


James M. Mullen (Washington State Emergency Management Division); Dave Norman (Washington State Department of Natural Resources); Stacy Bartoletti (Structural Engineers Association of Washington/Degenkolb Engineers); Tamra Biasco (Federal Emergency Manage


Washington State Seismic Safety Committee


This is a final report and overview of the results of the Resilient Washington State Initiative, which specifically examined resilience to earthquakes and other seimic activities. This report provides a framework for defining and evaluating community resilience to seismic activity, defining earthquake hazards, and evaluating infrastructure across many sectors.