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Thursday, December 20, 2018
Revisiting Earthquake Lessons – Masonry Chimneys and Fireplace Surrounds »
By Brian McDonald, SE This is one in a series of short articles revisiting lessons learned in past earthquakes. Thi...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
A message from SEAOC President Joyce Fuss »
By Joyce Fuss, SE, SECB, LEED AP SEAOC President 2018-2019 As I write this message it is with a somber feeling in li...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Call for Papers - SEAOC 2019 Convention »
2019 SEAOC CONVENTION Resort at Squaw Creek August 28 - August 30, 2019 Abstracts are requested for papers to be p...
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
A message from SEAOC President Joyce Fuss »
By Joyce Fuss, SE, SECB, LEED AP, SEAOC President 2018-2019 It’s a new year for SEAOC this month and we are off to a r...

Legislative Updates
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Governor vetoes seismic safety bills »
In the waning days of the legislature season, Governor Brown vetoed two seismic safety bills that SEAOC supported – AB 185...
Friday, September 28, 2018
2017-2018 SEAOC Legislative Committee End-of-Year Report »
The SEAOC Legislative Committee recommends positions to be taken by the SEAOC Board on various issues that come before the...
Friday, August 31, 2018
SEAOC Legislative Alert: Please ask Governor Brown to sign AB 1857 and AB 2681 »
SEAOC supports two seismic safety bills – AB 1857 (Nazarian) and AB 2681 (Nazarian) – that recently moved to the Governor’...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
SEAOC Legislative Committee Update – May 2018 »
By Ryan Kersting, S.E., SEAOC Legislative Committee Chair The following is a summary of SEAOC’s Legislative Committe...
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Here's your Duty-to-Defend SB 496 Advisory Letter »
Passed last year with a push from design professional organizations including SEAOC, SB 496 (Cannella) set reasonable limi...