We agree with the wisdom of this adage. We also know that when resources, staffing and budgets are limited, being proactive about emergency planning is challenging.

Nevertheless, statistics reveal that when organizations experience a major disaster and lack emergency planning, they face a tough reality: a very high proportion are out of business one year later.

Emergency planning is good business.

Comprehensive Emergency Management Associates, Inc. (CEMA) is a Michigan-based full service emergency planning, training and disaster exercising firm.

CEMA services our public, private and non-profit partners in three major areas: