Resource pages for "power outage"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
Steps to help keep industrial generators in peak operational condition
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.
Checking on emergency and exit lighting systems during the seasonal transition can help prepare a facility in the event of a power outage.
With the island experiencing a full power outage, Rhodium Group reports that more than 3.4 billion hours of electricity have been lost on the island.
On a regular basis, facilities staff should verify that emergency lighting and other life safety systems are fully operational.
Data center facilities implement Institute standards to mitigate risk and improve performance, and CNA has recognized the benefits.
What measures are in place to prepare and plan for, absorb, recover from, and more successfully adapt to adverse events?