Human life requires immediate medical aid and reconstruction services. TOHOKU, Japan, Friday, Mar.

Thanks to the technology and inquiring minds we are able to study past events like the 1906
1992. Survival rates in the San Francisco earthquake was about 98%, that in the Messina earthquake was between 33% and 45%) (Zebrowski, 1997). Historically earthquakes are supposed to be one of the major natural … Previously we derived several discrete distributions to describe earthquake numbers for the branching model of earthquake occurrence: these distributions are the Poisson, geometric, logarithmic, and the negative binomial (NBD). The Economic Consequences of a Catastrophic Earthquake: Proceedings of a Forum.Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. This will reduce the number of casualties and cause lesser economic damage.

Earthquakes are less advantageous and more harmful to man. "National Research Council. Suggested Citation:"4 DIFFERENTIAL IMPACT OF EARTHQUAKE EVENTS. As we study and explore landforms we learn and better understand how today 's structures came about, what took place decades ago and where do we go from here. We discuss various statistical distributions of earthquake numbers.
ii. The theoretical model is the `birth and immigration' population process. But we can be better prepared to meet earthquakes by: i. Constructing earthquake resistant buildings and structures. The Tohoku Pacific earthquake occurred as the Japanese economy appeared to be emerging from a lull in the latter part of 2010. While disasters reduce economic activity in the short run, subsequent reconstruction efforts tend to boost output growth. Lodi SH*, Rafeeqi SFA** * Professor, ** Professor and Chairman Department of Civil Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Pakistan. Earthquakes cause tremendous harm to human life, environment, and surroundings. Damage done is chiefly in following respects: Damage done is chiefly in following respects: Loss of Property: Severe earthquakes reduce to rubble human structures ranging from huts to palaces and single storey to multi storey buildings. 11 -Yesterday, a 9.0 magnitude Earthquake struck the east of Tohoku, Japan. ABSTRACT Human Response to natural hazards and disasters has always been a subject of intense investigation and study. Earthquakes- Consequences and Response.

The government has started discussions on reconstruction measures. The epicentre of the earthquake was located doi: 10.17226/2027.

For every earthquake there are various effects and consequences, these are generally not preventable but teachable moments. Building practices can make all the difference in earthquakes, even a moderate rupture beneath a city with structures unprepared for shaking can produce tens of thousands of casualties.