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Preparing ahead of time
There are many things you can do that will increase the odds of your business surviving a disaster. Some of these require little time or money, others can be done as resources permit.
Know Your Hazards
What to do during and immediately after the event
Each disaster will require a different response. The planning you do will help you to sort out what needs to happen. Even if you haven’t been able to plan, we’ve included information that will help you know what you need to do in the first two minutes, two hours, two days and two weeks following a disaster. Some of these tips relate specifically to a catastrophic Cascadia earthquake. Most apply to a range of disasters.
First 2 Minutes
First 2 Hours
How to recover
There are many variables that will affect the recovery of your business. A recovery guide based on the experience of businesses after a disaster will help answer the question “What should I do now?”
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