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Disaster and Recovery Planning: A Guide for Facility by Joseph F. Gustin

By Joseph F. Gustin

The thoroughly revised fourth version of this best-selling reference speaks to the problems of prevention, in addition to "controlling" the consequences of a catastrophe on a company's operations. severe components lined contain contingency making plans, loss prevention, facility evacuation, worker education, chain of command, checklists, machine and knowledge safeguard, bomb chance reaction, standby strength, self-inspection, and extra. additionally mentioned intensive is the position of the media to supply the ability supervisor with a framework for enlisting the media's tips in restoration making plans. each facility must have a replica of this crucial reference available.

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Perhaps because of a perceived fear that contacting these regulatory agencies would lead to inspections, citations and the imposition of penalties, many companies do not request the help that these agencies can provide. These various forms of assistance run the gamut from consultative services to help with emergency planning and preparedness (including training). Other disaster and emergency planning and preparedness resources include professional associations and industry-specific trade groups, safety product manufacturers/distributors, and organizations such as the American Red Cross, the National Fire Protection Association and the National Safety Council.

Source: Federal Emergency Management Agency. MAJOR DISASTER DECLARATIONS - 2005 Date 12/20 12/16 12/09 State South Dakota Connecticut Alaska 12/01 11/21 Kentucky North Dakota 11/15 11/10 11/10 Kansas Massachusetts Puerto Rico 11/08 11/09 10/26 10/24 10/07 09/24 09/24 08/29 08/29 08/29 08/28 08/23 08/23 08/22 08/01 07/22 Indiana Northern Mariana Islands New Hampshire Florida North Carolina Louisiana Texas Alabama Mississippi Louisiana Florida Louisiana Kansas Wyoming Utah North Dakota 07/22 07/10 07/10 South Dakota Florida Mississippi Title Severe Winter Storm Severe Storms and Flooding Severe Fall Storm, Tidal Surges, and Flooding Severe Storms and Tornadoes Severe Winter Storm and Record and/or Near Record Snow Severe Storms and Flooding Severe Storms and Flooding Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides Tornado and Severe Storms Typhoon Nabi Severe Storms and Flooding Hurricane Wilma Hurricane Ophelia Hurricane Rita Hurricane Rita Hurricane Katrina Hurricane Katrina Hurricane Katrina Hurricane Katrina Tropical Storm Cindy Severe Storms and Flooding Tornado Flood and Landslide Severe Storms, Flooding, and Ground Saturation Severe Storm Hurricane Dennis Hurricane Dennis (Continued) Disaster Planning and Recovery Issues 5 Table 1-1.

16. United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission And The United States Department of Justice Civil Rights Division, The Americans with Disabilities Act: Questions And Answers, EEOC-BK-15, (Rev. May 2002). Chapter 2 Regulatory Influences Why take the time to develop and implement a disaster response and recovery plan? To protect human life, minimize risk of injury and protect property. Occupants or tenants may demand it. We also want to minimize liability during a period of vulnerability—which is why many insurance carriers require disaster and emergency planning to minimize their own losses.

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