Grainger offers Hurricane Preparedness Guide
July 6, 2008
leading distributor of facilities maintenance supplies, has created a 12-page
Hurricane Preparedness Guide and launched a dedicated Web site at www.grainger.com/hurricane
to help businesses and institutions prepare in advance of a hurricane. By preparing for emergencies and disasters,
businesses can help ensure they have the right product at the right time which
will help mitigate business risks and costs of injury, downtime, and legal
the Hurricane Preparedness guide, Grainger helps customers prepare for a
disaster before it strikes," said Don Scheibenreif, VP Strategic Marketing,
Grainger. "The guide
highlights vital steps to help businesses safeguard their assets and maintain
efficient operations during an emergency."
are predicting an above-average hurricane season for 2008, increasing the
importance of hurricane preparedness. This year is forecasted to see 13 named
storms, seven hurricanes, three intense hurricanes, and a 60 percent chance of
a major hurricane making landfall on the U.S. Coastline.
Hurricane Preparedness Guide has checklists, product solutions and guidelines
for taking action ahead of time to minimize damage.