Sound-construction proponents salute Safe Building, FEMA Reform Acts
- Published: Monday, 20 April 2015 13:30
- Written by Concrete News
Source: BuildStrong Coalition, Washington, D.C.
The National Concrete Masonry Association - and National Ready Mixed Concrete Association-backed BuildStrong Coalition has endorsed the Safe Building Code Incentive Act (H.R. 1748), providing additional disaster relief assistance to states that adopt and enforce strong code measures. Uniform, statewide adoption and enforcement of model building codes helps to eliminate long-term risks affecting people, property, the environment and ultimately the economy, the Coalition contends.