Photo courtesy USGS/Cascades Volcano Observatory

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that registration is open through Feb. 5 for its upcoming Business Resiliency Workshop, which will provide businesses with ways to ensure they continue to operate in the event of a disaster.

Scheduled for Feb. 19 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Puyallup, the free workshop will educate business owners on employee readiness, temporary power solutions, and creating contingency plans for cash flow and e-commerce. Business owners will receive business preparedness resources and the opportunity to speak with local, state, and federal emergency preparedness personnel.

Partners for the workshop include FEMA Region 10, the Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County, Pierce County Economic Development Department, Pierce County Office of Emergency Management, Washington Emergency Management Division, and the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Click here to register for the event through Eventbrite.