Planning for Hurricane Season

The Atlantic Hurricane Season begins June 1. Last year’s hurricane season was busy and costly, with damages from Hurricane Irene alone totaling $18.7 billion, according to the National Hurricane Center.   Did you know that the Small Business Administration provides disaster recovery assistance in the form of low-interest loans to homeowners, renters, private nonprofits and businesses of all sizes?   Did you know that there are business continuity plans designed specifically for smaller communities?  What’s this year’s hurricane forecast and how can smaller communities prepare?

Sign up for this free webinar and find out!

WEBINAR:  “Protect Your Business This Hurricane Season” A presentation and a Q&A session

DATE:  Tuesday, May 29

TIME:   2:00-3:00 p.m. EDT

REGISTER:  https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/456830896  (Space is limited.)

A global climate expert from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will share the 2012 Atlantic Hurricane Season forecast during this no cost event hosted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Agility Recovery.  After the weather discussion, disaster preparedness tips will be presented by Agility.

To learn more about SBA assistance, visit  www.sba.gov/disaster<http://www.sba.gov/disaster>.

SBA has partnered with Agility to offer business continuity strategies through its “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit www.preparemybusiness.org<http://www.preparemybusiness.org> to access past webinars and get additional preparedness tips.

 

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