In some cases, emergency water storage is required when municipal water may not be available, like during natural disasters, pandemics and crisis situations. Most of these events come with no warning. Preparation, planning and implementation for an uninterruptible water supply is critical. Hospitals and acute care facilities are required to develop effective Emergency Water Supply Plans (EWSP). This standard outlines facilities need for water for consumption, essential care activities, equipment and sanitary purposes
There are many benefits to using storage tanks to meet on-site water storage needs, including emergency water storage. Highland Tank’s potable and non-potable water storage tanks are an effective and economical way to store water for commercial, institutional, and industrial applications. Highland Tank’s EWSP systems can provide safe and secure water supplies for these facilities to maintain operations during emergencies.