Flooding around buildings after a hurricane

Hurricanes: Resources for Response and Recovery

  September 14, 2018

By Dan Hounsell

As Hurricane Florence moves inland after making landfall along the coast of the Carolinas, facility managers in institutional and commercial facilities in its path continued to deal with 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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