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?
business continuity plan should include contingency arrangements for both
short-term and long-term disruptions.
Here are some tips to help you get started:
American Red Cross
Offers emergency preparedness information, training and services.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Provides information, training and financial assistance.
National Safety Council
safety and related information.
Business continuity planning information, brochures and sample plans. Including
a guide on emergency preparedness for individuals.
Links to other government agencies and disaster assistance web sites.
Department of Homeland Security
National site with information on threats and links to other resources.
Small Business Administration
Offers training, recovery assistance and disaster fact sheets.
Institute for Business and Home Safety
Offers online publications to help you prepare for all types of disasters,
articles and links to other resources.