Preparing your print shop for a hurricane if you live along the coastline isn't something we normally think about. This slight uptick in hurricane frequency means shop owners need to be aware of risks.
If you're in the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coastal areas, Hawaii, parts of the Southwest, Puerto Rico, the Pacific Coast, and the U.S. Virgin Islands
and territories in the Pacific, it will be important to create a hurricane/water backup plan.
The health and wellbeing of your family is priority number one and if there is additional time, you will want to protect your business assets.
FEMA created a great document that you can follow in detail.
To summarize, here are great next steps:
After returning from the store, inventory for all damage by doing the following:
We hope this helps and stay safe during hurricane season!
Thank you to M&R for additional information.
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