FEMA Document Series: Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety: Emergency Action Planning for Dam Owners by Progressive Management
Approx. 13,040 words.
Published on June 22, 2011.
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document describes federal guidelines for dam safety. There are many types of emergency events that could affect dams. Whenever people live in areas that could be flooded as a result of failure of or operation at a dam, there is a potential for loss of life and damage to property.