The financial totals for disasters in 2012 are incredible.
It’s no surprise that the best way to avoid these types of disasters is to be prepared both at home and at work. 6 in 10 businesses have no emergency response plan, and 4 in 10 homes are also unprepared. While 57% of Americans report having emergency supplies in their home, it’s important to have an emergency plan in place-no matter where you live. This infographic also details the number or natural disasters, emergency and fire protection declarations by state since 1953.