Businesses can prepare for the impact of the many hazards they face in today’s world including natural hazards like floods, earthquakes and widespread serious illness such as the H1N1 flu virus pandemic. Human-caused hazards include accidents, acts of violence by people and acts of terrorism.

California Office of Emergency Services (CalOES) Resources
California Office of Small Business Advocate (CalOSBA)

Disaster Preparedness & Resilience for Small Business Owners

FEMA’s Ready Campaign

FEMA assists businesses in developing a preparedness program by providing tools to create a plan that addresses the impact of many hazards.

Small Business Administration (SBA)

SBA provides resources to businesses to develop a plan to protect employees, lessen the financial impact of disasters, and re-open your business quickly to support economic recovery in your community.