Severe Weather Planning

Business Continuity in the face of storms, hurricanes, tornadoes and other severe weather

By Howard Mannella
Managing Principal, Alternative Resiliency Services Corp

Storms, hurricanes, tornadoes, flooding and other severe weather events are an unavoidable fact of life. In 2012, severe weather caused more than $100 billion in damages within the United States alone. Weather can result in significant financial losses for your organization, and even loss of life.

Severe weather planning and preparedness are essential for a company to protect its assets, operations, employees, brand and reputation.

wp-thumb-weather-wp-170hThis white paper is a guide to planning and implementing your weather response, and it’s much more than a simple checklist. Resiliency is the ability to withstand and ‘bounce back’ from an emergency event. The white paper helps you to think through the processes that will result in a successful response to a weather threat. Your business and people will then be truly prepared and resilient.

Table of Contents:

  • Understanding Resiliency
  • The Planning Process
  • Implement and Plan
  • Putting it Together
  • Resources

Are you prepared for the next weather crisis? Complete the form on the right to download the white paper.

Author Howard Mannella is the Managing Principal of Alternative Resiliency Services Corp, a risk management consulting firm specializing in executive education, strategy and planning, and exercises around Business Resiliency and Organizational/Personal Preparedness for mid-cap and enterprise organizations.