Preparing for the Inevitable Disasters

Atkinson, William
March 2012
Material Handling & Logistics;Mar2012, Vol. 67 Issue 3, pD
The article focuses on the effect of disasters to business distributors and dealers in the U.S. It states that the U.S. has endured over 12 billion dollars in climate and weather disasters in 2011 according to the National Climatic Data Center. According to Steven Ross, Risk Masters Inc.'s executive principal, having a business model that will manage interruptions to the business is a very crucial in running the business during disasters.


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