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For Businesses: Planning Tools

Step 1: Assess the Hazards







Identify the hazards most likely to affect your business. New York City faces a number of natural and man-made hazards, from fires and hurricanes to power outages and terrorist attacks.

Consider the potential impacts of all hazards when developing emergency plans, such as whether your facility is vulnerable to flooding, or how a power outage might affect your company’s ability to do business. Decide which hazards are most likely to affect your business and plan for those first.

Learn more about the hazards that threaten New York City

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Ready New York for Business contains practical and actionable advice to help businesses protect their employees and enhance a company's ability to recover from financial loss resulting from business interruption or damage to facilities and inventory.
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