The FEMA website noted above contains a link to “Ready Business,” a site which will assist business in developing a preparedness plan by providing tools to create a plan which addresses the impact of many hazards.
Ready Business will assist businesses in developing a preparedness program by providing tools to create a plan that addresses the impact of many hazards. This website and its tools utilize an “all hazards approach” and follows the program elements within National Fire Protection Association 1600, Standard on Disaster/Emergency Management and Business Continuity Programs. NFPA 1600 is an American National Standard and has been adopted by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Town businesses and merchants have been supportive of NC4 sheltering operations and assisted residents with food and other assistance. They deserve our acknowledgement.