Business Disaster Plans are here and have become a vital component to a business being at its best and prepared for anything. That means planning ahead for unseen events. For large and small businesses alike, the days of trying to sort out what to do and who to count on after an incident occurs are all but gone. Over the past few years, many companies without Business Disaster Plans have encountered disaster and either struggled or are no longer in business. So companies have come to see the value in planning for assistance ahead of time.
The goals of a business disaster plan include, minimize interruptions to business operations, limit the severity of the disruption, establish alternative means of operation, and resume critical operations within a specified time after a disaster, expedite the restoration of services, minimize financial loss, train personnel and familiarize them with emergency operations, establish awareness.
ServiceMaster Quality Services can support you in growing your business and retaining clients by providing Disaster Preparedness training and planning services for your clients. We are an Authorized Mentor of the Department of Homeland Security’s Ready Business Disaster Preparedness program. The Ready Business program helps owners and managers of small to medium size businesses prepare their employees, operation and assets in the event of an individual or community disaster. We provide this service free of charge.