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Welcome to the Intermountain Section AWWA’s 2021 Annual Conference
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Thursday, October 10 • 10:15am - 10:45am
Will your organization be prepared for a major earthquake?

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It's easy to forget that in Utah we live in earthquake country. This presentation will outline the practical steps water utilities can take to prepare for a seismic event. We will evaluate best practices to better respond to an event from an operational standpoint, including managing the safety and health of employees during and after an event.

We will also discuss the role of insurance and other funding resources, including FEMA and internal funds and how optimizing the use these resources can help an organization be more resilient to recover from a seismic event.

Speakers
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Brian Child

Account Executive, Olympus Insurance
Brian Child has been an Account Executive with Olympus Insurance for the past 15 years.  Brian works with hundreds of public sector and utility organizations throughout the western US.  Brian works with clients to develop effective risk management and insurance programs and is involved... Read More →


Thursday October 10, 2019 10:15am - 10:45am MDT
Columbine