The resources section will help build your knowledge and of disaster risk or resilience planning. From community planning to policy development this section will provide you with frameworks and information to move your project or planning process forward.

You will find case studies, multi-media, presentations, documents, reports and tools/frameworks for planning and knowledge. Search by file type, focus area or hazard.
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January 25, 2011 - bertstruik

Inaugural meeting of the Canadian Hazus Users Group

February 27, 2011 - bertstruik

Description of work done to create a Canadian data structure for Hazus Canada and the creation of a study region for the District of North Vancouver case study. The podcast is broken into two...

March 18, 2011 - bertstruik

Discussion about the gaps in Hazus for using it in Canada and about potential web services that would work for the group.

April 22, 2011 - bertstruik

Earthquake loss-estimation for the city of Ottawa; by Kate Ploeger, PhD candidate, University of

September 23, 2011 - bertstruik

Vignette: Update on the NRCan Quantitative Risk Assessment Project; Miro Nastev, Nicky Hastings, Murray Journeay

November 18, 2011 - bertstruik

Mostly discussion of lastest activities that may be of interest in the world of Hazus.  A pointer to a presentation on use of Hazus for analysis of Hurricane Irene.

September 26, 2012 - bertstruik

Topic: Hazus earthquake loss-estimate research for City of Victoria, BC.

Marty Zaleski described his MSc thesis research at the Earth Sciences Department of Simon Fraser University, BC....

October 30, 2012 - bertstruik

Topic: Free flowing conversation about Hazus issues and opportunties.

In person meeting at the Canadian Risk and Hazards Network Annual Symposium held in Vancouver, BC October 24 - 26, 2012...

November 30, 2012 - bertstruik

Topic: Hazus Starter-kit; Inputs

Presentation and discussion around the concept of presenting on the various inputs that Hazus uses to create its loss-estimates.


December 21, 2012 - bertstruik

Topic: Hazard scenarios for use in Hazus


The presentation and discussion centred around what is a Hazard scenario for use in Hazus, how is it created, how is it used and how...