Outline

Overview of Disaster Response and the need for planning for water damage and small scale disasters

Understanding the phases of Disaster Response

Documenting Recovery needs – keeping it all straight

Planning for disasters large and small

Prioritizing the collections for rescue and recovery

Prioritizing for rapid recovery of services

Roles & Responsibilities of Disaster Response Team Members

Communications – internal and external

Suppliers of Services

Consultants and Conservators

Understanding Insurance needs of your institution

What about computers and on-line services?  Where do they fit in?

The importance of planning and training

The next step