State Court COOP Plans

The following guides assist preparing courts for emergencies, disasters and securing facilities.


     Arizona Supreme Court
Preparing for the Unthinkable: A Report to the Arizona Judicial Council.”
December 2003.
     Florida Supreme Court Working Group on Emergency Preparedness
“Keep the Courts Open.”
March 2002.

Louisiana District Judges Association
2006 Disaster Recovery Template.”

NCSC Topic: Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Recovery

NCSC Court Consulting Services (2007): A Comprehensive Emergency Management Program

If you would like additional help in undertaking COOP planning, please contact NCSC's Court Services Operation Manager Laura Klaversma at