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Emergency preparedness guidance for Washington County businesses.

According to the Small Business Administration, up to 40% of small businesses fail after a disaster. Small businesses, defined as having 20 or fewer employees, account for 89 percent of all businesses in Oregon.

The links provided below are to reliable resources from a variety of organizations. Refer to them as you put together a plan to protect your business and increase your odds of re-opening and sustaining operations following a disaster. Steps you take now are critical to your business' resilience. Involve your staff. Preparedness is a team sport.



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