Past Event

Roundtable Workshop 15: Law, Science, and Disaster

October 18, 2005

Location: Keck Center of the National Academies
500 Fifth St. NW Washington DC 20001

Workshop Summaries Resulting from this Event

Law, Science, and Disaster: Summary of the October 18, 2005 Workshop of the Disasters Roundtable (2006)

The Disasters Roundtable convened its 15th workshop on Law, Science, and Disaster on October 18, 2005. It is recognized that science and technology can provide part of the basis for more effective hazard-related laws and regulations, including zoning laws, building codes, and hazard disclosure requirements. It is also clear that issues unrelated to science and technology also drive the development of hazard and disaster law. This worksho... More >>