Any physical construction to reduce or avoid possible impacts of hazards, or application of engineering techniques to achieve hazard-resistance and resilience in structures or systems.
28 Aug 2015, Hindu, The
'This would require strengthening institutional systems as well as empowering communities to become more resilient. Development of disaster response system at taluk and block levels would help in effective risk mitigation,' according to Kamal Kishore, Member, Ministry of Home Affairs. Kishore also calls for building structures according to code...
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