Designing Buildings to Mitigate Terrorist Attacks

Get a primer to concepts that can help building designers, owners, and state and local governments mitigate the threat of hazards resulting from terrorist attacks on new buildings. 

  • Examine four high-population, private-sector building types: commercial office; retail; multi-family residential; and light industrial 
  • Study strategies to mitigate the effects of explosive attacks, chemical attacks, biological attacks, and radiological attacks