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Business Interruption PlanningEmergency Planning

According to the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety, up to 25 percent of small businesses never reopen following a disaster. When disaster strikes, having a plan and being able to put it into immediate action can ensure that you’re back in business quickly and able to provide products and services to your customers, regardless of the type or scale of interruption.

The resources on this page are intended to help Myrtle Beach area businesses prepare for various types of crises and minimize the impact of those crises on their operations.

Build Your Plan

Preparedness begins with creating a continuity plan that meets the needs of your business. We have provided basic guidelines to help businesses of any size develop a business continuity plan. The document contains templates you can use as you work through the process.

Download the PDF of the guidebook: Preparing your Business for a Disaster: A Basic Guide for Business Continuity Planning

What You Need to Know

The presentations linked below were developed to provide brief overviews of the basic elements of:

Planning for a Business Interruption 

Recovering From a Business Interruption 

Creating a Crisis Communications Plan