What Are The Types Of Disasters?

There are a lot of different types of disasters that can happen, both natural and man-made. Here is a list of some of the most common types of disasters:

  • Wildfires

  • Floods

  • Hurricanes

  • Tornadoes

  • Earthquakes

Depending on the type of disaster, there are specific disaster recovery services that must be performed in order to help mitigate damage and help people get back to their normal lives as soon as possible. Here are some restoration services that may be necessary in each case:

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  • Wildfire Restoration: This service includes helping firefighters contain the fire and making sure all structures within the fire perimeter are safe. This could include clearing trees and other debris from around the fire, assisting in putting out the fire, and providing water supplies or evacuation routes.


  • Flood Restoration: When flooding occurs, it can cause a lot of physical damage as well as damage to property. Restoration services may include helping people evacuate safely, providing shelter for those who have been evacuated, removing water from properties, and more.

This service may also include identifying and repairing water and sewer pipe damage.-Communications Restoration: When a disaster occurs, communication lines are often affected. This could include installing phone lines, re-establishing power to buildings or entire neighborhoods, restoring telephone and internet connections, removing damaged trees and debris, etc. Restoration services should be able to help with any connectivity issues that can happen when severe weather strikes.