We are approaching the end of August
which is the midway point of the hurricane season.
And one of the umbrella bodies for the local business community will be taking an in depth look into effective disaster preparedness and management next week.
The Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry will update members
on the heavily debated national shutdown procedure.
They will also look at practical solutions on assessing the economic impact of a disaster on business, as well as managing human resources before and after a disaster.
The one-day disaster risk reduction seminar will come off next Wednesday at the Sandals Royal ballroom.
The BCCI’ s purpose is to help local businesses prosper and grow by facilitating a more enabling business environment in Barbados as well as in the CARICOM single market and economy.