Sparks Insurance, Inc. Blog: emergency preparedness
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Monday, June 18, 2018As summer settles in, intense thunderstorms and windstorms may cause extensive damage and economic loss to businesses. For much of the nation, summer also means hurricane season. Business owners should make preparations to protect employees, property and business income from potential harm caused by summer storms. READ MORE >>
Thursday, April 27, 2017 "It sounded like a freight train." This is a common description from those who have experienced one of nature’s most violent phenomena: a tornado. Advances in research and technology have improved identification and measurement of critical elements of super cell storm systems, which makes predicting and identifying the development of a tornado far more effective. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Many businesses are not prepared to respond to man-made or natural disasters. Statistics show that of the businesses that close because of a disaster, at least 1 in 4 never reopens. Small businesses are particularly at risk because they likely have all of their operations concentrated in one location that could be damaged or destroyed. READ MORE >>
Sunday, February 26, 2017 As rainy season sets in and snow melts, flooding and mudslides can become a major hazard to your business. These risks shouldn’t be taken lightly, as water damage is among the most costly types of weather-related damage to clean up and repair. READ MORE >>