Many small businesses, including insurance agencies, are not prepared to respond to a man-made or natural disaster. Local small businesses are particularly at risk because they may have all of their operations concentrated in one location. 

Statistics show that, of businesses that close because of damage from a disaster, at least one in four never reopens. Why not take the time to create a plan to make your business more resilient and better able to withstand any disaster?

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