Accra, a city traditionally known for its low structures, is being given a new definition. In recent times, the city is experiencing a rapid increase in the number of high rise buildings. In a quest to modernise cities, most people have adopted innovative ways of putting up such buildings. These high rise buildings add a touch of class to existing edifices and are common in developed and developing countries. Some of these high rise buildings have found their way here and the question on the minds of many is how prepared is Ghana in the event of a disaster?