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Hurricane Michael: Preparation and Recovery Resources

  October 10, 2018

By Dan Hounsell

Hurricane Michael has strengthened to a Category 2 hurricane as it heads toward Florida’s Gulf Coast, according to WFTS-TV. Facility managers in institutional and commercial facilities in its path now need to prepare for high winds, heavy rains and major destruction. They also are assessing their facilities’ plans related to preparing for and recovering from a hurricane.

Government agencies and industry associations are offering managers a host of resources designed to help facilities safely and effectively recover and return to operation as quickly as possible. Here is a sampling of these resources:

This Quick Read was submitted by Dan Hounsell — dan.hounsell@tradepressmedia.com — editor-in-chief of Facility Maintenance Decisions, and chief editor of Facilitiesnet.com.


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