Residential fires are a result of Cooking
Injuries to children occur while at school
of businesses damaged in the 1984 Northridge earthquake closed permanently.
of violent incidents occur inside a place of worship during an event.

Specializing in Emergency Preparedness & Operational Plans

for Worship Centers, Schools, Businesses & Homes

Develop Mission Statement

Developing a disaster mission statement that helps to determine what is to be done, when and by whom is critical to the success of your disaster planning. We will help you develop and publish that statement.

Develop Emergency Operations Plan

Make a plan that includes an Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) and a Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP). The EOP includes but not limited to an evacuation plan, violent incidents, earthquakes, hazardous materials, bomb threats, medical emergency, tornadoes, and floods. The COOP entails ways in which our clients can be operational soon after a disaster.

Prepare Your Leadership

by leading by example, and making sure they’re ready to come to take action after a disaster.

Exercise The Plan

This way, gaps can be found in the plan and corrected which help the ability to plan ahead.
Joel Gay

Who we are

Rapid Readiness is a consulting firm that specializes in disaster preparedness and Emergency Operational Plan. We assist churches, businesses, schools, and families achieve a “state of readiness” when it comes to natural disasters or other emergencies.
Our President and chief Executive Officer, Joel Gay has been a professional in the design and construction industry for twenty years and holds a degree in Architecture.
Joel is certified with the Los Angeles county Sheriff’s Department as a Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) Trainer. He is also certified with the American Red Cross in Adult and Pediatric First Aid, CPR, and Automated Emergency Defibrillation (AED). Joel was also part of a non-governmental organization that served local communities in Cambodia.

Our Vision

Joel’s vision is to transform society to not fear calamity whether it is natural or man-made. His goal is to see a society that embodies safety because it is prepared to handle any emergency with authority.



Our Mission

Joel’s mission is to provide his clients with emergency preparedness education, and training on how to be proficient and knowledgeable in preparing for any calamity be it natural or manmade. This education involves knowing how to be prepared before a disaster, what to do during a disaster, and how to be fully functional again after a disaster. The knowledge and skill sets acquired can be shared with other family members, relatives, neighbors, and other community members.


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