The jailed captain of the cruise ship that capsized off Tuscany made an unauthorized deviation from the programmed course, a blunder that led to its deadly crash against a reef.
The 2012 "Supplier Responsibility Progress Report" documents 229 audits throughout its supply chain last year by Apple Inc. That's up 80 percent from 127 audits in 2010.
As Forbes enjoys compiling lists so much, I thought it appropriate to compile a list of why the article on most- and least-prepared cities is fairly meaningless. Take a look at the CDC’s report on its Cities Readiness Initiative and it immediately becomes clear that this ranking isn’t all that Forbes makes it out to be.
Disaster recovery and business continuity plans are based on evolving technologies and, like the dinosaurs, some aspects of these plans will become extinct. We can dissect a comprehensive BC/DR program into separate categories -- process, technology and communications -- to discover those areas that have become dinosaurs and thus, to a large degree, extinct ways of thinking.
Online shoe seller Zappos.com says a hacker may have accessed the personal information of up to 24 million customers.
The Two Storm Panel was charged with reviewing the preparedness, response and recovery efforts of the state, utilities, municipalities and others following the remnants of Hurricane Irene and the October snowstorm.
ICOR has partnered with Intellity Consulting, a firm that helps companies in South America solve problems in finance, technology, operations, governance, risk and internal audit.
Marc Glasser, Adjunct Professor at University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), recently revealed the University is conducting exploratory research for a possible PhD in Resilience. According to Glasser, UNLV’s research strongly indicates the need for scholarly “resilience” pursuits. CI speaks with Glasser about his interpretation of resilience, the drivers for a PhD-level program, and possible tuition costs and starting dates.
This session will discuss the current technology trends of the Business Continuity industry. Andy Vanderhoff will cover topics including Data Integration and Convergence, Mobile technologies, and Cloud computing and more. In addition we will dis...
Authorities can monitor potential emergency situations from a secure area by viewing live video on the phone from Panasonic's PTZ network video cameras.
Geraldine Horton steps out of her apartment into a broken world that looks much as it did the day after a killer tornado plowed through town last spring.
A top Saudi banking official on Tuesday denied an Israeli media report that hackers from Israel obtained credit card and bank account details of thousands of Saudi citizens, retaliating for an attack on Israeli accounts.
Alabama coach Nick Saban believes the Crimson Tide's victory over LSU on Monday night will give hope to those still rebuilding their lives after a tornado ripped through Tuscaloosa in April.
A judge postponed the sentencing of a Nigerian who tried to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner on Christmas 2009.
An energy company that shut down a northeastern Ohio brine injection well last week after earthquakes in the area has commissioned a geologic study.