Category Archives: Hurricanes

Severe Weather Sample Situation Report

Communicating with your staff is essential before a severe weather event .  Here is a sample situation report that you can adapt for your workplace: Please remember to dial _______ tomorrow morning before heading out to work. If the library is … Continue reading

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Putting Us to the Test: Hurricane Sandy and Our Service Continuity Plan

Friday, October 26th: We sent out an email to everyone on our Service Continuity Team asking for any changes to contact information and availability during the period of time Hurricane Sandy was predicted to affect the Central Virginia area.  Changes … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy: Time for East Coast Libraries to Activate Service Continuity Plans

All libraries along the East Coast should be preparing for the possible arrival of Hurricane Sandy.  Activities should include the following: Ensure that contact information is current for all staff involved with service continuity. Check your service continuity plan for … Continue reading

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Report of the NN/LM Hurricane Summit

Click on the link or the image below to see our report of the NN/LM Hurricane Summit.  It’s very visual, in order to give the reader a feel for not just the content of the Summit but also the speakers … Continue reading

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