Houston and Hurricane Harvey: Why Small Businesses Should Invest in Preparedness

This brief is based on a Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance Post Event Review Capability (PERC) study analyzing the 2017 flooding in Houston following Hurricane Harvey. This document, and companion brief The Role of Businesses in Community Recovery, have been produced as summary pieces with key lessons learned regarding the role of businesses and business preparedness in protecting livelihoods and supporting community recovery following disaster events.

Why Small Businesses Should Invest in Pr


Norton, R., Venkateswarn, K., and MacClune, K. (2018). Why Small Businesses Should Invest in Preparedness. Zurich, Switzerland: Zurich Insurance Company Ltd.

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