Resource pages for "natural disaster"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
Businesses rarely get advance notice when disaster strikes. Without a plan of action, an organization can struggle to recover, or worse, go out of business for good. The good news is that organizations can help protect themselves from the consequences with a business continuity plan.
View this free video webinar and you'll learn how to ensure that each aspect of your plan performs as it should so your organization can survive an emergency event of any kind.
From training and drills to access control, act with intent and purpose to combat active shooter and other threats.
Natural disasters can be sudden and unpredictable in the damage they inflict on facilities.
In Moore, OK, the public school district is building FEMA-grade storm shelters to protect against tornadoes.
The document describes in depth the threats of earthquakes on society, and the economic benefits that come from having safer structures in a community.
When it comes to workplace safety, employers often miss the mark in critical communication and planning, according to a recent Rave Mobile Safety survey.
The Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association has released a customizable template designed to help retail facilities managers assess the status of stores following a natural disaster.
The popular National Institute of Building Sciences Building Seismic Safety Council webinar series—which covers some of the latest changes on seismic design and analysis—is now available online.
Proper planning can help prevent many “what ifs,” as well as help save lives and get your business back on track quicker following a natural disaster.
Virtually all buildings require a holistic solution, an approach that embraces components of different techniques.
This webinar video addresses decision-making during an emergency using the Boyd Cycle or Observe-Orient-Decide-Act (OODA) Loop, which apply to any hazard in any environment.
Cintas offers five preparation tips to help your business “weather the storm” and bounce back in a timely manner.