C.M. Meiers Prepares for The Great Shake

Staff of C.M. Meiers Company Inc. who participated in the Great California Shakeout Drill

On October 21st at 10:21 am, C.M. Meiers Company Inc. took part in the Great California Shakeout Drill with millions of other businesses.
 
"Our goal was to evacuate all eighty-five of our employees to a safe location in under three minutes.  With careful planning and effective execution,  we were able to meet our desired goal," explained Derek Ross, Vice President. "In addition to creating an evacuation plan, we created a complete disaster supply kit and will be offering CPR & First Aid classes to our employees to ensure a safe work environment. "
 
"As insurance professionals, we understand the importance of evacuation planning and disaster preparedness which needs to be a vital part of any companies safety plan.  Given this fact, we are constantly educating our clients on how they too can create a disaster prepared work environment."

Ross is a volunteer life safety officer in his community and chair of the IBA West Media Team.