Pennsylvania Meetings + Events: Emergency Plan

Jennie Tis contributed to “The 411 on 911” in Pennsylvania Meetings + Events Spring 2017 edition!

“The venue where the event is being hosted is another great partner in emergency preparedness and response because of its shared goal and responsibility to keep guests safe, and its existing emergency procedures should be noted in the overall emergency plans for the event. Confirming the venue’s policies and procedures is a key part of the site selection process for Jennie Tis, director of business development at Roberts Event Group in Jenkintown. “Like everything else in events and meetings, don’t assume. Always ask if there is a plan and what it is,” she says. “Any venue being considered has to carry insurance.” Insurance, licensing and inspections are a must for safety, she notes.”

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