When your community is hit by severe weather, URI responds with specially trained Catastrophe Response Teams that arrive on the scene quickly and go to work to minimize property loss. The team responds to weather-related emergencies, such as hurricanes, tornadoes and floods, which affect a large number of properties within a specific geographic area. URI has extensive experience working in the severe conditions typical immediately after a major weather event. The team establishes and operates from a mobile command center and is able to begin recovery operations even when there are no utilities available. Whether it’s a manufacturing facility, office campus, hotel, university, hospital or shopping center, many companies depend on URI to take action in the event of a serious business disruption.