Emergency Preparedness

“40% of organizations affected by a disaster never reopen their doors. Having effective emergency and continuity plans help to ensure that the legacy of your work continues.”  - Robert House, Director of Emergency Preparedness Services. Unfortunately, disasters and emergencies can strike anyplace, at any time, and could have devastating, long-lasting impacts on your organization. From organizational emergency operations plans and facility-specific response plans, to business continuity plans our team is ready to help you mitigate the potential impacts on your critical business operations. Our years of experience working with all levels of first responders, emergency managers, and government officials have provided us the background to develop procedures and protocols that follow recognized recommendations, legal statutes, and industry standards.

“K-12 School Shooting Statistics – 669 incidents occurred outside on school property and 588 occurred inside the school building.” Active threats, workplace stability, hazardous material spills, and even severe weather events are just some the issues crowding today’s headlines. While some are preventable, some are not....

“93% of companies without a disaster recovery plan, who suffer a major data failure, are out of business within one year.” The digital and physical threats facing businesses today continue to increase. Whether an intentional act, natural disaster, or supply-chain failure interrupts your organization, defining the...

“89% of respondents say they’re aware of active shooter emergency plans; however, 63% responded that drills are rarely or never performed, according to a 2018 national survey.” Exercises test plans and the improvement of your organization’s emergency response capabilities is our continuous goal. We develop and...

“K-12 School Shooting Statistics - 669 incidents occurred outside on school property and 588 occurred inside the school building.” We provide security and vulnerability assessments to help organizations evaluate preventive measures already in place — as well as provide recommendations for enhancing them with improvements at...

An Emergency Action Plan (EAP) is a written document required by some OSHA standards to help facilitate and organize employer and employee actions during workplace emergencies. Join the hundreds of organizations who trust the professionals at The North Group Inc. to develop custom and compliant plans for their unique situations.