Preparedness for Businesses

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Jan 29, 2017
Business & Industry Guide: Preparing Your Business For the Unthinkable

http://www.redcross.org/get-help/prepare-for-emergencies/workplaces-and-organizations

American Red Cross Ready Rating™, is a first-of-its-kind membership program designed to help businesses, organizations and schools become better prepared for emergencies.

Source: American Red Cross

Jan 29, 2017
Medline: Disaster Preparation and Recovery

https://medlineplus.gov/disasterpreparationandrecovery.html

Resources on disaster recovery for homes and businesses are provided on this website.

Source: MEDLINE

Jan 28, 2017
Evacuation & Shelter-in-Place

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/emergencypreparedness/gettingstarted_evacuation.html

This web page provides workers and employers guidance on planning for safe evacuations and shelter-in-place procedures during emergencies that may affect their workplace.

Source: OSHA

Jan 28, 2017
Emergency Response Resources from NIOSH

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/emres/

Emergency Responders, Terrorist Response, Personal Protective Equipment, Disaster Site Management, Natural Disasters.

Source: CDC

Apr 01, 2015
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Preparedness Resources for Healthcare Facilities

http://emergency.cdc.gov/healthcare/

These resources are intended for individuals at healthcare facilities tasked with ensuring that their facility is as prepared as possible for an emergency.

Source: CDC

Jan 01, 2004
Planning and Responding to Workplace Emergencies

http://www.osha.gov/OshDoc/data_General_Facts/factsheet-workplaceevergencies.pdf

This OSHA Fact Sheet offers tips for businesses to help prepare for workplaces emergencies.

Source: OSHA