Dallas County
Homeland Security & Emergency Management

509 Main St. Ste. 305, Dallas, TX 75209 Office 214-653-7980 Fax 214-653-7988


In a global business capital like Dallas County, it is important that businesses are prepared for emergencies. Loss of business due to a local disaster affects economies well beyond the cities located within the county.

While many large companies have in-house emergency planners and business continuity professionals, most city business owners cannot afford a disaster planning staff.

Business owners and managers should consider taking a few simple steps to prepare their businesses for any emergency, whether a fire, power outage, tornado or terrorist attack. In addition,

Every business should plan in advance to manage any emergency situation. A commitment to planning today will help supoprt employees, customers, the community, the local economy, and even the country. Planning ahead also protects your business investment and gives your company a better chance for survival.

Click here for help with making an emergency business plan.