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5 February 2020

The geographical spread of fatal landslides

Analysis of the global geographical spread of landslides that cause fatalities demonstrates that the greatest losses occur in Asia

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18 June 2019

The Global Fatal Landslide Database: full dataset now online

We have now posted the full Global Fatal Landslide Database online. This new version adds a further year of data, covering 2004 to 2017 inclusive.

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8 April 2018

Fatal landslides in 2017

A first analysis of fatal landslides, and the resultant deaths, in 2017. In terms of the number of events, 2017 was the third worst year since I started collecting data in late 2002. In total, 453 different landslides killed 4,164 people.

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6 October 2014

Fatal landslides in the first seven months of 2014

Data for fatal landslides in January to July 2014 show that there was a total of 222 events killing 1466 people, mostly in Asia.

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21 June 2011

Fatality-inducing landslides in 2011 – the scorecard at the summer solstice

Dave provides a brief review of fatality-inducing landslides in 2011 to date, comparing the data with previous years.

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