Did you know, according to the Institute for Business and Home Safety, 25 percent of small businesses don’t reopen after a major disaster? No one can predict the exact moment a major disaster will happen, but what you can do is arm your business with a disaster preparedness plan, just in case.
Remember these simple steps from the American Red Cross:
1. Get a kit.
2. Make a plan.
3. Be informed.
For more information about how to prepare your business for a disaster, visit www.redcross.org
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