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Hazardous Effects of Earthquake (4)

In this article we will discuss Hazardous Effects of Earthquake (4)

(iv) Fire Hazard
Earthquakes strongly shake the buildings and thus strong oscillations cause severe
fires in houses, mines and factories because of overturning of cooking gas cylinders, contact of live electric wires, churning of blast furnaces, displacement of other electric and fire-related appliances.

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