In the area you have selected (The Gambia) earthquake hazard is classified as very low according to the information that is currently available. This means that there is less than a 2% chance of potentially-damaging earthquake shaking in your project area in the next 50 years. Based on this information, the impact of earthquake need not be considered in different phases of the project, in particular during design and construction. Although the hazard is considered to be very low or non-existent in the project location based on the information available in ThinkHazard!, additional information may show some level of hazard. If local or additional information sources suggest that there is earthquake hazard, follow the recommendations below and seek expert guidance on additional recommended actions.
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