Business continuity planning is essential for the long-term economic recovery of communities following a disaster or large-scale emergency event. The tourism driven economy of Bainbridge Island is dependent on revenue from visitors, making it even more crucial for island businesses to make continuity planning a top priority. The sooner businesses are able to open their doors, the faster and more successful the overall recovery of this community will be.
There are a number of free resources available to help small business owners or those tasked with continuity planning to get started. Please see below for a couple of options to get you started!