The effects of climate change are intensifying storms and wreaking havoc across the globe. Aging power grid infrastructure cannot keep up with increased demands and peak usage. In April, a tornado touched down in Tysons. Flash flooding occurs nearly every time a major rainstorm rolls through our area. A few years ago, we had an earthquake that sent the entire region scurrying out of buildings into the streets.
How would your business respond to any breaks in services such as water or electricity caused by a range of emergencies from natural to man-made? How can businesses better mitigate losses from potential threats and disasters? Now more than ever, businesses and enterprises need to be planning for emergencies and focusing on resiliency. In this briefing, top regional experts on emergency preparedness will discuss potential threats to the business community and the best practices for mitigation and recovery.