Articles for tag: Natural Disasters

Natural Disasters

Time For A Renaissance In Resilience?

Resilience
Resilience professionals must shift their mindset from preparing for specific events to building a flexible, organization-wide infrastructure that will allow them to respond effectively to any disruption or combination of disruptions.

EPA Announces Four Stormwater Centers Of Excellence

Stormwater Centers Of Excellence
Located in New Hampshire, Oklahoma, Nevada and Maryland, Centers of Excellence will improve stormwater infrastructure across the U.S.

New Study Showcases Resilient Organizations’ Best Practices

resilient organizations
Hurricanes, geopolitical conflicts, and civil unrest were most likely to trigger employee alerts last year, according to a new Everbridge study.

Preparing For Disaster: Designing The Last Building Standing

emergency operations centers
Learn how mission-critical facilities are designed to be the most resilient buildings.

Balancing Code Requirements For Storm Shelter Doors

Implementation of comprehensive severe weather solutions — such as storm shelter doors — and adherence to codes and requirements mitigates risks and protects lives in harsh environmental conditions.

Facing Extreme Heat: Are Your Employees Tougher Than The Marines?

A business manager’s guide to human behavior during extreme heat events. Is your workforce as tough as the marines?

Roof Design, Breach Points Among Mitigation Topics For Post-Tornado Rebuild

rebuild
FEMA building specialists give information on how to repair, retrofit, or rebuild homes to be safer and stronger before the next disaster.

Can Dogs Really Predict Earthquakes?

Dogs Predict Earthquakes
In Lima, Peru, dogs are playing a critical role in a new approach to early earthquake warnings and public safety.

Disaster Preparedness: Mapping Global Flash Drought Trends

Flash droughts
Flash droughts are emerging as formidable challenges to global water and food security, complicating disaster preparedness efforts.

Hurricane Otis: Bracing For Surprise Storms

As climate changes creates an environment ripe for surprise weather events, businesses need to prepare to receive little to no warning signs.

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