Each year, communities across NSW experience, bush fires, home fires, floods, storms, heatwaves, power outages and other emergencies.
Businesses are being urged to become 'Disruption Ready' as part of NSW Small Business Month, October 2019. This means having a plan in place to 'survive and thrive' from disruptions caused by natural disasters through to new technologies.
According to the Australian Business Roundtable for Disaster Resilience and Safer Communities, the frequency and severity of natural disasters is increasing in Australia.
This Small Business Month, download Get Ready Business here. This free resource has been specially designed to help NSW business owners get 'Disruption Ready' in five simple steps.
Get Ready Business was developed in conjunction with NSW Treasury, the NSW Small Business Commission and the NSW Office of Emergency Management.