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The effects of a disaster on local businesses can have a profound effect on the community. Short-term effects include economic losses for the business owner, while long-term effects may include the complete loss of the business. When businesses close and people lose jobs it can have a significant effect on the local economy. Business owners have a duty to their employees to provide a safe work environment. Business owners should appropriate steps to plan for dealing with potential disasters that might affect their business. Click the link below to learn how to be prepared for disasters.