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Hurricane Andrew / Florida / Construction / Boats #588929

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 07, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(South Dade County: Dennis Murphy) Complacency in south Florida about building standards that led to the devastation from Hurricane Andrew examined; scenes shown to illustrate building shortcuts revealed by the storm. [Inspector Ed McADAMS - shows slipshod construction in a damaged home.] [Residents Linda NEWBERRY, Ernest MITCHELL, state building inspector David WALKER - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Miami: Bob Dotson) Damages to marinas and boats in Miami due to the storm featured; scenes shown of the boats along the water's edge and beneath the water. [PEOPLE - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Contributions from the emir of Kuwait to Hurricane Andrew and to the London zoo reported.

Brokaw, Tom;
Dotson, Bob;
Murphy, Dennis

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