Even though water is essential to life, when it occurs in the wrong area or in vast amounts, water can be destructive to people and properties. Hospitals all have a mission to care for their community’s injured and sick residents. Since illness and accidents do not hold 9 to 5 hours, hospitals and other healthcare providers can’t simply shut their doors after a certain time. Keeping this in mind, hospital administrators need to prepare for potential disasters that can happen at any time day or night.
Water damage can be devastating when it occurs to a residential home. It can cause loss of profits and inventory when it occurs at a business. When water damage affects a hospital, anyone within the building then becomes vulnerable, and hospital administrators have to enact their disaster response codes. Unlike other businesses, a hospital cannot just call a local plumber to handle a major … Read more