Preparedness Information for Businesses

Downtown Woodburn

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security encourages businesses to connect, plan, train, and report.  Applying these four steps in advance of an incident or attack can help better prepare businesses and their employees to proactively think about the role they play in the safety and security of their businesses and communities. 

Read the Hometown Security Fact Sheet (pdf) to learn tools and resources to help businesses plan, prepare, and protect from an attack.

Prepare your business for an emergency with guides and toolkits from Ready Business 

Check out the world's largest membership organization for security management professionals on the ASIS website.

Visit the InfraGard website to learn about the program that provides a vehicle for seamless public-private collaboration with government that expedites the timely exchange of information and promotes mutual learning opportunities relevant to the protection of Critical Infrastructure.

Learn how the US DHS recommends you prepare your business for an emergency.