PuroClean Emergency Recovery Services was recently honored with a Certificate of Appreciation from FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security for our work in helping local businesses prepare.
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Tweet 50% of businesses that sustain a loss of computer data or major catastrophic loss like flood, fire, or explosion, never re-open for business. 65% of small and medium sized businesses are located in regions susceptible to natural disasters. While our region is not usually prone to tornadoes and hurricanes, recent weather patterns have indicated [...]
1. In the event of a house fire, damaging storm, or other disaster, the American Red Cross Disaster Response Unit provides fast and concrete assistance: few nights of shelter, food, and clothing and they set up shelters in the event of a larger disaster. 2. The Red Cross feeds emergency workers, handles inquiries from concerned [...]
Last month an expose reported that 40% of nursing homes, while required by federal law to have an emergency response/disaster plan in place, were unable to respond. The story, published in USA Today stated “A detailed, well-rehearsed emergency plan is a basic requirement for disaster preparedness. But at one home, the emergency plan was in [...]
FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards. National Severe Weather Preparedness Week is April 22 to April 28. This initiative highlights the importance [...]