Aftermath scenes of the earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county of southwest China's Sichuan province. Photo: Sam Tsang

Enforcing building rules will save lives

A new warning mechanism deployed in mainland China in the wake of 2008’s devastating quake may have helped save lives in the latest disaster, but non-compliance with building regulations is still a bigger killer

Topic |   Sichuan earthquake, 10 years on

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Aftermath scenes of the earthquake in Jiuzhaigou county of southwest China's Sichuan province. Photo: Sam Tsang
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