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  1. 1. Disaster 1689
  2. 2. Disaster - Definition <ul><li>A disaster is a natural or man-made event that negatively affects life, property, livelihood or industry. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Types of Disaster <ul><li>A disaster could be: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Internal or </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>External. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Disaster - External <ul><li>It could be an economic downturn, a hurricane, terrorism, and earthquakes. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Disaster - Internal <ul><li>The death or disability of the founder, workplace violence, product failure, management failure. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Disaster - Outcomes <ul><li>A disaster often results in permanent changes to human societies, ecosystems and environment. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Disaster – Causes <ul><li>Lack of preparation or care. </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of planning. </li></ul><ul><li>Too high risks </li></ul><ul><li>Natural causes. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Ways to Deal With a Disaster <ul><li>There are many ways to deal with a disaster, you can: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cry or complain. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fight back. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Phone mummy or </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Use a Contingency Plan. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Contingency Plan Definition <ul><li>It is a plan to deal directly with a disaster situation. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a guideline to be followed and to keep focus to overcome the main problems. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Contingency Plan Main Features <ul><li>Create a Crisis Management team. </li></ul><ul><li>Develop a Crisis Guideline. </li></ul><ul><li>Keep a company back up file. </li></ul><ul><li>Develop a communication system. </li></ul><ul><li>Train Evacuation Actions. </li></ul>
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