As investigators look for the cause of the stage collapse that killed five, news that a nearby concert was canceled because of impending weather raises questions about the speed of the response by fair organizers.
The size of hurricanes can be misleading, and storm surges have caused significant damage to inland areas in the past.
The Rentsys QUICKBranch includes cash vault, teller stations, quick-deploy satellite and a stand-alone portable generator.
The ioSafe SoloPRO is a fireproof and waterproof hard drive with data protection technology and expanded connectivity features.
In the first Continuity Insights Podcast, EAB member Brian Zawada will answer questions about business continuity-related regulations and standards, including ISO 22301: Societal Security — Business Continuity Management Systems — Requirements.
The ANSI accreditation of the ICOR courses is significant and directly impacts those organizations interesting in pursuing PS Prep certification.
This footage, taken by Regions Financial Corporation, is part of Continuity Insights' July 2011 cover story: Powerless ... But Still In Business — How a focus on employee safety and customer service helped two companies recover after tornadoes devastated northern Alabama.
Most businesses today depend on their electronic data and records to provide the information necessary to run their businesses. In order to provide business continuity in the event of a disaster or business interruption, it is imperative these records and data be available 24/7.
I hope the stories out of northern Alabama inspire you to look at how business continuity tools can be used to add value to the products and/or services you deliver.
Four months after the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear emergency struck Japan, the flow of components and products out of the country is nearing pre-disaster levels. But at the peak of the disaster, plant closures and product shortages were experienced around the globe by many companies that had operations or critical vendors in Japan.
A focus on employee safety and customer service helped two companies recover after tornadoes devastated northern Alabama.
Over the past ten years, the events of 9/11, Hurricane Katrina and other major disasters have had a huge effect on the way businesses approach business continuity. Experts from Microsoft, Goodyear, Avaluation, BC Management, Reinsurance Group of America and the Emergency Mangament Academy talk about what they think are the most significant changes.
Adding to the unstable atmosphere is today’s recall election for six Wisconsin senators — a vote that could shift power in the Senate to the Democrats and strike a blow to Governor Scott Walker’s agenda to cut costs and reduce the deficit (not likely, though). The two parties and special interest groups have spent $31 million on the recall elections, highlighting the national interest in this race.
The U.S. set a record for the most tornadoes within a month with April's deadly storms.