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Hurricane Preparedness - An Educational Webinar
July 29, 2020

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Hurricane Preparedness

Educational Webinar

Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce

 

When:                       Wednesday, July 29th  10:00 am

Where:                     Carolina Beach Multipurpose Room

Platform:                 Zoom (page share for slides and record webinar)

Speakers:

Carolina Beach Assistant Town Manger Ed Parvin

Kure Beach Emergency Management Director David Heglar

Melanie Boswell, MMC Insurance Group

Dan Wilcox, Blue Water Structures

Potential Topics:

 

  • State of Emergency”
    • What does that mean?
    • How does it benefit our area?

 

  • Preparing your Business
    • Boarding up
    • Securing outdoor furniture, décor, etc
  • Evacuation and Re-Entry
    • When to evacuate
    • Gathering documents
    • Evacuation Route
  • Potential impacts
    • Bridge Closure
    • Dangers of windspeeds
    • Beach erosion
  • Insurance
    • Types of insurance to consider (wind, hail, renters)
    • Filing a claim
    • Fraudulent adjusters
  • Advocate for Claimant – “General Contractors”
    • Obtaining reliable contractors for repairs
    • Avoiding the pitfalls of unlicensed Workers