Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. disaster preparedness articles below.
Preparing for the worst allows facilities teams to act quickly to protect occupants from harm, resume operations, and secure assets.
Nearly 30 percent of organizations lost business revenue due to an outage in the last 12 months, according to Spiceworks study.
The new guidelines were evaluated and approved by a panel of experts—consisting of emergency physicians and nurses with expertise in infectious disease and disaster preparedness—appointed by ACEP's president.
Diesel Technology Forum promotes emergency power awareness in conjunction with National Severe Weather Preparedness Week (March 2-8, 2014).
Every terrorist attack or nuclear incident anywhere in the world causes much public fear about radiation—and distrust of government reassurance.
The safety campaign reinforces the need for the adoption of modern, model building codes; a strong and efficient system of code compliance; and a well-trained, professional workforce to provide public safety.
The CDC is taking the tongue in cheek approach to disaster preparedness in order to catch the attention of those who might not take the subject seriously otherwise. So remember, if you're prepared for zombies, you're prepared for anything.
Having guidelines in place helps mitigate losses. Guest Contributor Tony Rankin outlines a plan.