Quadrant Mall with patrons  

Launceston businesses are not immune from being affected by emergencies and could face many challenges in responding to and recovering from a disaster should the city be faced with an emergency event such as bushfire or flood. 

CPA Australia one of the worlds largest accounting practices, has developed a free disaster toolkit to assist businesses to get back on their feet following a disaster.

The free toolkit provides a comprehensive guide and check-list for business owners that find themselves in uncharted territory following an unforeseen disaster event.

The guide assists business owners to take a considered approach to the many elements of recovery following a disaster and can be used to help businesses adjust and identify new opportunities.

The toolkit provides valuable information for businesses on the following:

- Immediately following the disaster
- Steps to Recovery
- The Recovery Plan
- Long-term disaster recovery

It also provides easy to use checklists and templates to assist with the disaster recovery process for businesses.