- July 9, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
Tropical Storm Elsa, which already has done damage in Florida, is expected to impact parts of New Jersey this week — and should serve as reminder of the impact the storm season can have.
That’s why the U.S. Small Business Administration is encouraging everyone to take the necessary actions to prepare themselves, their families and their businesses for potential emergencies.
Following the past several years of historic disaster activity — there were more than 30 named storms in the Atlantic last year — it is more important than ever for entrepreneurs to know their risk and financially prepare for the unexpected. Damage from a hurricane can be costly for small businesses and can pose hazards for you and your employees. Fortunately, there are ways you can fortify your business against a hurricane to minimize losses and reduce risks for workers.
The SBA offers a guide to help you consider how a hurricane might impact…