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Small Business Disaster Survival Plan

Studies show that almost 50 percent of U.S companies that suffer major disasters never reopen and another 29 percent close within two years! Don't let this happen to your business. Use this site as a guide to develop a hurricane survival & recovery plan with inserts for other types of disasters.

  • About This Site - Find out about the purpose of this site and its sponsors.
  • Multimedia Guided Tour - Take a guided tour and learn why you should develop a plan, how to use this site to help you in the planning process, and what information you will need to get started
  • Hurricane Planning - Using the information and templates provided, develop a Hurricane Survival and Recovery Plan for your business.
  • Planning for Other Disasters - Learn about other types of disasters that could affect your business, how you can prepare for them and print inserts that you can add to your Hurricane Survival and Recovery Plan to make it a more comprehensive Disaster Plan.
  • Begin Developing Your Hurricane Plan

Contact Us

Phone: (561) 712-6400

Address questions and/or comments to the Businesses Addressing Readiness and Recovery Program

Order a CD Version

To order a CD version of the website, send your name and address along with a check or money order for $5.00 to:

Palm Beach County
Division of Emergency Management
20 South Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Attn: BARR Program Website CD