Is your water heater secured to wall studs? Does your water heater have a ﬂ exible connector? Is your house bolted to the foundation? Have you reinforced crawl spaces to prevent collapse? Home and renters insurance does not EARTHQUAKE SAFETY CHECKLIST
Strapped to resist falling or horizontal displacement due to earthquake motions. For residential water heaters up to 52-gallon capacity, Safety Controls WARNING: If the water heater has been subjected to flood, fire, or physical damage, turn off power and
To earthquake motions. For residential water heaters up to 52 gallon (236.4 L) capacity, a brochure with generic water heater. To comply with safety regulations, the water temperature setpoint is factory set at 120°F (49°C).
Earthquake Safety 452nd AMDS Thomas Parish, Major, BSC, USAFR you can safely open the drain at the bottom of the water heater. The toilet storage tank (not toilet bowl) should be safe as long as you don’t use coloring or disinfectants in it.
Certification Regarding Water Heater’s Security Against Earthquake . HEALTH & SAFETY § 19211) _____ *This disclosure is included in the Transfer Disclosure Statement. It no longer requires a separate form. Author: Pete Created Date: 2/3
Safety. We’ve got our best people on it. Shakedown • Put together earthquake kits for your home, car and office. water heater or fireplace) may be broken or disconnected. If so, turn off the gas supply to that appliance.
Secure a water heater by strapping it to the wall studs and bolting it to the floor. Repair any deep cracks in ceilings or foundations. Get expert advice if there are signs of structural defects. Earthquake Safety Tips Author: COB
Protected source of water – or a puddle Fresh water after a disaster may be as close as your water heater – provided, of course, that it remains
Water Heater Health And Safety Code Section 19210-19217 horizontal displacement due to earthquake motion. At a minimum, any water heater shall be secured in accordance with the California Plumbing Code or modifications made thereto by a
Sections 18015, 18020, 18025 and 18031.7, Health and Safety Code. 4102. Water Heater Certification Requirements When an application is submitted to the department for the transfer of ownership to a new or
Hot Water Heater Information damage and possible injury during an earthquake. Safety note: Electricity should be turned off at the circuit breaker before you do any work. Open the drain valve at the bottom about every 6 months,
Earthquake Bracing . of Residential Water Heaters . Department of General Services . water heater so that the bolts are at the marks on the water heater. It may be easier to do Structural Safety Created Date:
Strapped to resist falling or horizontal displacement due to earthquake motions. For residential water heaters up to 52 gallon capacity, a brochure with generic earthquake Safety Controls The water heater is equipped with a combination thermostat and temperature limiting control (ECO)
Appendix F-1 Seismic Retrofit Training Appendix F WATER HEATER Appendix F-2 Seismic Retrofit Training
To Earthquake Safety (this booklet) and disclose certain earthquake deficiencies (Government Code, Title 2, Division 1, Chapter 13.8). The seller™s real estate agent that a home™s water heater is braced (Health and Safety Code, Section 19211).
Check the furnace, water heater, and other gas appliances for damage. 6. Before using your furnace or water heater, check chimneys and flues, clearing them of any fallen bricks or For more earthquake safety tips, visit: www.LacledeGas.com.