Private Sector Preparedness

How do we better incorporate the private sector into preparedness activities? What are examples of public-private sector partnerships that have improved preparedness? Are there specific policies or laws that hinder public-private sector partnerships?
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Private Sector Preparedness

Update "pre-fire" tours to include "pre-hazmat" considerations

Incentivize private industry to invite emergency responders in for hazmat planning and preparedness sessions.

Fire departments may conduct "pre-fire" assessments focusing on water supply and other traditional suppression issues, without ever considering the information industry is required to provide to them on Tier II reports.

Fire Marshals and other AHJ's may visit businesses to asses code compliance, but sometimes... more »


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