Hurricanes and COVID-19
The Southeastern U.S. is experiencing a surge of COVID-19 cases, with many states reporting extremely low numbers or a complete lack of intensive care unit beds. Now, the region is facing yet another threat: Ida.
Ida is currently on track to strike the northern Gulf Coast as a hurricane this weekend. When it does, the Weather Channel predicts it will wreak havoc with dangerous storm surge and rainfall flooding; destructive winds; and tornadoes.
We know from decades of crisis-tested experience the challenges natural disasters like Ida present, especially in a pandemic. In addition to our expert preparedness, response, and recovery services, we’re here to help those in the line of the storm protect their teams and communities from COVID-19.
Our scientific experts can assist with medical screening; testing and compliance management; cleaning and disinfection oversight; contact tracing; vaccination verifications; health and safety plans; and more. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our 24-hour emergency hotline at 1-866-869-2834.