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Modernizing the Damage Assessment Process

Disaster Zone

It is time to go digital.

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Disaster Zone Podcast: Integrating Technology into Rapid Damage Assessment and Recovery

Disaster Zone

It's time to move away from paper based systems.

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More Tornado Info from ASCE

Recovery Diva

From the American Society of Civil Engineers, Wind Hazard Damage Assessment Group: The StEER report on timpacts from 10 December 2021 tornado outbreak and accompanying media repository can be accessed below. Washington Post Guest Essay: Prevatt (2021) “We can build houses to survive tornadoes like Kentucky suffered. We just haven’t.”

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The 7 critical elements of a business continuity plan

Online Computers

These include protocols for evacuation, communication, emergency contacts, and initial damage assessment. They can also help establish communication protocols, implement emergency notification systems, and provide guidance on incident management and initial damage assessment.

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Canada's costliest catastrophe is flooding. Is your business prepared?

CCEM Strategies

List in the recovery section of your emergency plan a damage assessment process and include contact information for restoration companies and document re-processors. Know what you need to protect and salvage first. Remember, paper rapidly deteriorates when wet and mold will be quick to emerge in a flooded building.

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Hurricane Planning – New Learning Points

Plan B Consulting

Do you want all staff to report at the same time or do you want to stagger the staff return to enable operational staff to come first and support staff later, after damage assessment has been carried out? Do you have a task for support staff to carry out if they cannot do their normal role?

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Hurricane Planning – New Learning Points

Plan B Consulting

Do you want all staff to report at the same time or do you want to stagger the staff return to enable operational staff to come first and support staff later, after damage assessment has been carried out? Do you have a task for support staff to carry out if they cannot do their normal role?