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Lisa A first hand witness to thousands of homes and businesses damaged or destroyed by disasters, Sean Scott, a second generation building contractor specializing in disaster restoration, became aware that survivors were ill equipped to take the steps to recovery. Unaided, or misguided, disaster survivors struggle to successfully navigate the complex process, and so, The Red Guide to Recovery – Resource Handbook for Disaster Survivors was born. Used by fire departments, relief organizations, government agencies, and communities across the U.S., The Red Guide to Recovery helps countless people prepare for and recover from disaster events.

Category: Awards & Recognition, Fire

Fire Departments Get New Tool to Protect Disaster Survivors from Getting Victimized

December 30th, 2015

Desert Hills FireWe are pleased to share the article of support from the Desert Hills Fire District in Arizona about how important The Red Guide to Recovery will be to recovering communities.

“When I saw The Red Guide for the first time, I knew it was a tool that should be carried on every fire truck in America. It’s the least we can do when our work is done at the scene of a fire or disaster in support a family who may have lost everything. We want to be able to provide this to the residents Desert Hills so we could give them some direction and to assist them in beginning the recovery process as soon as possible”,  – Pat Dennen, Interim Fire Chief for the Desert Hills Fire District.

Read the full article: Fire Departments Get New Tool to Protect Disaster Survivors from Getting Victimized

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About the author

Lisa A first hand witness to thousands of homes and businesses damaged or destroyed by disasters, Sean Scott, a second generation building contractor specializing in disaster restoration, became aware that survivors were ill equipped to take the steps to recovery. Unaided, or misguided, disaster survivors struggle to successfully navigate the complex process, and so, The Red Guide to Recovery – Resource Handbook for Disaster Survivors was born. Used by fire departments, relief organizations, government agencies, and communities across the U.S., The Red Guide to Recovery helps countless people prepare for and recover from disaster events.


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