What would you do in the event a major hurricane like Katrina strikes your town? How about if most of your employees couldn’t show up to work due to the outbreak of a pandemic flu virus even more deadly than H1N1? If you've come to our site because you’ve asked yourself such questions, but haven’t had the time to take action, then we suggest you start creating a plan.
Whether you seek better protection for your family, business or both, there are two great websites Floridians should have saved in their “favorites” file. These are the Family Disaster Planning website and the Business Disaster Planning website, both of which will help you create a plan to minimize the loss of lives, money and productivity. You can access these sites at www.floridadisaster.org. Simply click the Get a Family Plan or Get a Business Plan link to begin!
The process starts when you create a username and password. Families will be asked questions about their home, family members and pets. The plan is generated automatically and contains key information such as:
Businesses are asked questions about their business location, key suppliers and vital records management that will help to ensure they can continue to function if a disaster strikes. The business plan includes:
Major disasters can cut off your access to electricity, food, gas, water and telephone service. What would you do in such a situation? Having a plan will not only reduce the stress of managing a disaster in your home or business but tangibly aid in your recovery. Creating your plan will only take about 10 minutes, so be sure to visit www.floridadisaster.org