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Earthquake code snafu raises disaster concerns worldwide

Cheating on Japan building codes highlights important safety questions
Published on Nov 29, 2005

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A furor has arisen in Japan over an architect accused of producing buildings that don’t meet earthquake building codes, underlining worldwide concerns in the wake of disasters such as Hurricane Katrina. Hidetsugu Aneha, a prominent Japanese architect, is said to ...