PlantCML, an EADS North America company, today announced the deployment of its emergency notification technology in the nation’s highest-rated RV resort, The Great Outdoors Premier RV and Golf Resort (TGO) in Titusville, Fla.
My kids go to a phenomenal school – innovative, responsive, caring, you name it. But tonight as my hand cramped writing our address and phone numbers and such on yet another form, I thought "There must be a better way." I think the same thing every time I take one of the kids to a new doctor. On how many separate forms do you want me to write the same pieces of information? Can’t I just write it once and be done? Pretty please?
Responsible for managing the day-to-day aspects of HBO’s Crisis Management Program which includes overseeing the alert notification system and the communication protocols set forth by the Crisis Command Team. This role requires heavy involvement with planning and executing HBO’s evacuation drills while partnering with HBO Security. The Manager will assist in establishing appropriate preparedness efforts to sustain the protection of HBO employees.
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To some, H1N1 pandemic hype had a touch of the boy who cried wolf. To others, it was a cautionary tale and an opportunity to get ready for the big one. If the next real pandemic is coming our way, you need to know what it is, where it is comin...
World Health Organization officials yesterday declared an end to the H1N1 pandemic. “We are now moving into the post-pandemic period. The new H1N1 virus has largely run its course.” The determination was based on an “assessment of the global situation, as well as reports from several countries that are now experiencing influenza.”
The Planning Portal, originally launched Fall 2006, is web-based business continuity software that assists organizations with managing and executing business continuity programs, with solutions to address analysis, planning, awareness generation, exercise planning, notification, and continuous improvement.
The article, published in today’s Washington Post, goes on to describe a stressful emergency scenario for which workers were under-prepared and through which confusion reigned supreme. One of the workers died. None of the workers had attended a safety and planning meeting held right before the incident.
PlantCML, an EADS North America company, announced it will provide two notification solutions for business continuity communications to Cornerstone Mortgage Company.
PlantCML, an EADS North America company, announced its selection by Peak 10, a leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, to supply emergency notification technology.
You have an idea or proven innovation that works for you. You’re also shrewd enough to realize that your name on a book cover could add to your image. The “book” notions, idea fragments, and sound bites are racing through your mind. But how do y...
Chances are you have some kind of program in place, but does it just need tweaking, or does it require a serious overhaul? How do you build support for a program that was previously viewed as sub-par by clients and peers? Countrywide Financial C...
The term “resiliency” has become the buzz word in the business continuity profession, but what does it really mean? Is it just another fancy new term to describe the same tried and true process of developing response plans or does it suggest so...
This is part two of our “Messaging Goes Full Throttle” feature that appeared in the July/August 2010 issue of CI. Our experts answer more of your tough questions here.
MUST ... DEMONSTRATE ... RETURN ... ON ...INVESTMENT. Until we can develop some realistic, replicable, and recognizable quantification of our value (The “3 R’s” of value), we will always be seen as a cost center. That should be the main industry focus for the next three years. Let’s use terrorism as an example.