Mother Nature’s wrath can be manifested in any size, shape or form. Whether it be from hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, snowstorms, fires, or floods, the impact of a natural disaster can be immeasurable, and impact the hospitality industry greatly.
Natural disasters can (and have) caused devastating and costly damage to communities and resorts across the globe. Catastrophes do not discriminate based on location: resorts in all geographic locations are susceptible. Unfortunately, it is oftentimes only after a disaster strikes that management begins to think about a disaster plan. The stakeholders, including management, vacationers, residents, and owners alike, are left thinking “what could we have done differently?”
Now is the time to ensure that you have taken all the steps needed to prepare your business. In this guide, you’ll learn how to create a disaster plan, prepare for business continuity in the event of a disaster, managing the aftermath, and more!