FEMA Projects Implementing I-Codes Could Save $600B By 2060
As the frequency and severity of natural hazards continue to increase year-over-year, a new FEMA study reaffirms that building codes continue to be the best first line of defense.
New I-Codes Emphasize Fire Service Access, Storm Shelters, And Accessibility
The 2015 International Codes support resiliency, safety, innovation, and affordability in the built environment.
Use Of Building Codes On The Rise Across The Country
Using current codes demonstrates commitment to safety and savings; 32 states have updated to the 2012 I-Codes at the state or local level.
FEMA Recommends I-Codes For National Flood Insurance Program
Report to Congress states current I-Codes are effective in reducing flood-related damage.
Week Two: Building Safety Month 2013
Week two of Building Safety Month focuses on disaster safety and mitigation.