Quake-proof capability of housing in Japan
All about earthquake-resistant measures required for houses and apartments in Japan, from quake-proof/quake-absorbing structures to earthquake preparedness.
What is the red triangle on the window? | Japanese architectural design standards
A red triangle on the window indicates a fire brigade entrance, essential for some buildings under the Japanese building standards law.
Wayfinding during an emergency: Living in Japan Information
To be prepared for disasters at the place you live or stay, check the evacuation plan and ensure the way to exit the building.