Advisory Summit may help local businesses

April 18, 2007 12:00 am

Has your business planned for the possibility of a pandemic striking the area?

The Del Norte County Department of Health and Human Services will hold a Business Advisory Summit on Pandemic Planning 8 a.m.-noon Thursday.

The summit will feature a Red Cross speaker from Tampa, Fla.

Some of the items that will be discussed include: Planning for the impact on your business; planning for the impact on your employees; establishing policies; how to allocate resources, communication and education with your employees; coordination with external organizations, and how to help your community.

The summit is part of a series of three made possible with a grant, which was awarded to the Del Norte Department of Health and Human Services.

To register for the program, contact Cindy Henderson, emergency preparedness coordinator, Del Norte Department of Health and Human Services, at 464-3191 ext. 236.