may be natural (storms, fires, and earthquakes) or
man-made (terrorist attacks, employee sabotage, or
acts of vandalism and deliberate destruction). They
can have devastating effects on people, the
environment, and your organizationís very existence.
As the nation witnessed with the 9-11 attacks and
with Hurricane Katrina, most organizations learn how
to prepare for a disaster only after experiencing
one. Wise managers know itís essential to plan
before a disaster occurs. As recently as Hurricane
Ike, some companies are still not prepared for
these types of emergencies.
Adequate preparation, including planning & employee
training, reduces human, property, and financial
losses. A Caviron Environmental Emergency Management
Plan and Employee Training Program provides both
peace of mind and huge financial returns when
disaster strikes. Itís the least expensive insurance
youíll ever invest in!
FOUR PHASES OF
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING
Activities which eliminate or reduce the chance
of a loss occurring or the effects of a
Planning how to respond to an emergency or
disaster and making sure resources are available
to respond and recover effectively. Identifying
resources and training employees prior to a
disaster are critical.
Occurs during and immediately following a
disaster. Response plans are designed to provide
emergency assistance to victims and reduce the
likelihood of secondary damage.
Continues until all systems return to normal or
near normal. Recovery efforts include short,
mid, and long-term plans for continuing
Caviron Environmental clients are
prepared. They protect their investments,
employees, and their stakeholders.