Seismic design for suspended ceilings - Build 164(2018)
- Seismic design for suspended ceilings
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Suspended ceilings fared poorly in recent earthquakes. In response, the relevant standard was revised, and there are stringent design and installation requirements to prevent collapse in a 1-in-500-year event.