What if a fire destroyed your building, including your computers and records? What plans do you have if your business closed down for a couple days?
A business continuity plan should include contingency arrangements for both short-term and long-term disruptions.
American Red CrossOffers emergency preparedness information, training and services.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)Provides information, training and financial assistance.
National Safety CouncilProvides safety and related information.
Ready.govBusiness continuity planning information, brochures and sample plans. Including a guide on emergency preparedness for individuals.
DisasterAssistance.govLinks to other government agencies and disaster assistance web sites.
Department of Homeland SecurityNational site with information on threats and links to other resources.
Small Business AdministrationOffers training, recovery assistance and disaster fact sheets.
Institute for Business and Home SafetyOffers online publications to help you prepare for all types of disasters, articles and links to other resources.