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Wind hazard in peninsular Malaysia: level of awareness

MUHAMMAD SYAMIM, EMBONG (2013) Wind hazard in peninsular Malaysia: level of awareness. Faculty of Civil Engineering and Earth Resources, Universiti Malaysia Pahang.


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Wind hazard risks in Malaysia due to windstorm are increase rapidly. From the record it shows that number of buildings structure damage and failure mostly due to thunderstorm. Awareness among Malaysian needs to conduct to ensure the level of knowledge regarding wind hazard. Survey was conducted to indicate the level of awareness and knowledge. Result shown that public awareness are low and not well notified about wind hazard. While for constructor and engineers, there are notified the wind hazard. However the implementations in design are not given prioritized. For that, it can conclude that level of awareness among Malaysian mostly still low

Item Type: Undergraduates Project Papers
Additional Information: Faculty of Civil Engineering and Earth Resources Project paper (Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)) -- Universiti Malaysia Pahang - 2014
Uncontrolled Keywords: Hazardous geographic environments
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Civil Engineering & Earth Resources
Depositing User: Mr. Syed Mohd Faiz Syed Abdul Aziz
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2015 00:21
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2021 04:05
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