Red Cross Urges Local Businesses to Get Prepared for the New Year

Business Preparedness with the American Red Cross Oregon Mountain River
Having a plan in place can save thousands of dollars down the line and can make the difference between bouncing back from a disaster or going out of business.

Disasters can strike quickly and often without warning. Businesses and organizations that are prepared are better equipped to handle emergencies. This is why the American Red Cross is providing free disaster preparedness training and tools to local companies, organizations, and government agencies.

Free Disaster Preparedness Training for Management and Leadership Staff

This comprehensive training is provided by trained Red Cross team members that have backgrounds in business and management. The training will include tools and resources to help local businesses and organizations:

1. Get Informed about disasters and their impact

2. Assess your companies preparedness capabilities and plan your response

3. Commit to a culture of preparedness and practice through training and exercises

The Red Cross has many years of experience responding to communities and businesses affected by disaster. We know that when businesses and communities are prepared they are much more likely to survive, rebound, and recover from disaster and emergencies.

Contact us today to schedule this valuable training for your company. For details and scheduling contact:

Lisa Stroup, Executive Director – The American Red Cross - Oregon Mountain River Chapter