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ERIC Number: ED018074
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Oct
Pages: 46
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A MODEL BUILDING CODE ARTICLE ON FALLOUT SHELTERS WITH RECOMMENDATIONS FOR INCLUSION OF REQUIREMENTS FOR FALLOUT SHELTER CONSTRUCTION IN FOUR NATIONAL MODEL BUILDING CODES.
American Inst. of Architects, Washington, DC.; Office of Civil Defense (DOD), Washington, DC.; Graves-Hill and Associates, Architects, Lexington, KY.
A MODEL BUILDING CODE FOR FALLOUT SHELTERS WAS DRAWN UP FOR INCLUSION IN FOUR NATIONAL MODEL BUILDING CODES. DISCUSSION IS GIVEN OF FALLOUT SHELTERS WITH RESPECT TO--(1) NUCLEAR RADIATION, (2) NATIONAL POLICIES, AND (3) COMMUNITY PLANNING. FALLOUT SHELTER REQUIREMENTS FOR SHIELDING, SPACE, VENTILATION, CONSTRUCTION, AND SERVICES SUCH AS ELECTRICAL POWER, SANITATION, WATER SUPPLY, AND STORAGE ARE LAID DOWN TO ESTABLISH OFFICIAL STANDARDS FOR THESE FACILITIES. (JT)
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Authoring Institution: American Inst. of Architects, Washington, DC.; Office of Civil Defense (DOD), Washington, DC.; Graves-Hill and Associates, Architects, Lexington, KY.
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