"In disasters like this, employers have a ‘duty of care’ to their employees, meaning that they should take all steps within reason to promote the health, safety and wellbeing of their employees."
In a recent Forbes article by Edward Segal, Global Guardian CEO Dale Buckner weighs in on the need for businesses to provide emergency response to keep their employees safe after—and even before—a natural disaster, like Hurricane Ida, strikes.
ABOUT GLOBAL GUARDIAN
Global Guardian is a McLean, VA based global security firm that provides its clients with access to a comprehensive suite of security services. Its capabilities include personnel tracking supported by a dedicated 24-hour Operation Center, a full range of personnel-based security and executive protection services, medical support and transportation, travel intelligence and emergency response and evacuation services in over 125 countries. Global Guardian’s suite of risk mitigation services provides organizations with innovative and cost-effective solutions to help them protect their staff and business operations around the world.
In the event of a natural disaster, Global Guardian can respond immediately with the following capabilities:
CCTV monitoring to keep your assets safe in the wake of disaster
Aerial drone with HD camera and thermal imagery
Armed or unarmed security personnel
Satellite communications (phone and wireless internet)
Emergency medical and tele-medical support
Evacuation by ground, air, or sea
Logistical support (food, water, generators, fuel)
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