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The Aftermath: How Polygon Can Help Recover Your Business’ Financial Docs after a Natural Disaster

Disaster Preparedness, Document Recovery

After a natural disaster strikes, it’s crucial that you take immediate action to recover your business’ financial documents, as these are often the most important. Our commitment to your security is one of our top priorities, and we guarantee the confidentiality of your most sensitive documents during the recovery process.

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Planning for Disaster: How to Keep Your Business’ Financial Records Safe

Disaster Preparedness, Document Recovery

Disasters get the spotlight during the summer because of the prevalence of hurricanes, tornadoes and floods that occur during the warmer seasons. Disasters, however, can occur at any time of the year and it is difficult to predict the extent of their damage. As you make a business disaster recovery plan, include steps that will safeguard your business’ financial documents so they facilitate continuity after an incident, rather than hinder it.

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Hurricane Season: Homeland Security Encourages Emergency Preparation

Disaster Preparedness, Water and Storm Damage

The US Department of Homeland Security’s Ready Campaign along with The Advertising Council wants small businesses throughout the hurricane zone to start thinking about plans for disaster recovery. A series of national public service announcements will be released nationwide this month to encourage businesses to develop an emergency preparedness strategy that “defines their day after” a hurricane strikes their area.

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The SLOSH Model: Evaluating the Threat of a Storm Surge

Disaster Preparedness

Home and business owners along the southern coast would do well to asses the threat of damage due to a storm surge to their property. A SLOSH model is what emergency managers use to determine which are residents should be evaluated first in the event of a major hurricane.

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Planning For a Storm Surge Evacuation

Disaster Preparedness

Property owners near storm surge zones know that having a proper emergency preparation and action plan is incredibly important during hurricane season. The following is some general advice given to those that may need to evacuate should a severe category storm come through and create a damaging surge near their home or office.

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