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Tornado Preparedness Starts Now

As tornado season gets underway it’s time to get prepared. There was a small outbreak of 10 tornadoes in the Southern United States on January 21st and 22nd. Then there were 44 tornadoes confirmed in the month of February in the US. Although the 2018 season isn’t predicted to be as bad as 2017, there have already […]

Is Your School Ready? Rancho Tehama Elementary School Was

It is every parent, teacher and school administrator’s worst nightmare: an active shooter is loose in the halls of your school. Are you 100 percent certain that everyone will know what to do, how to react and keep children and teachers safe in the event of an emergency of this magnitude? A school in California […]

Dealing with a Crisis: Planning and Execution are Key

THINKING BEYOND THE PLAN… A finely-tuned execution makes a good plan great! The midst of a crisis is not the time to figure out what works and what doesn’t. People will be caught off guard. Some will panic. In most instances, there will be chaos and confusion. Dealing effectively with crises, demands leadership, planned responses and […]

What is Resilience and How Does It Fit With Business Continuity Principles?

Resilience is an important part of continuity and disaster preparedness initiatives, so important that it is the focus on a forthcoming ISO standard, ISO 22316. Learn what resilience is, why is it so important, and what the upcoming ISO 22316 will mean for management. What is Resilience? Resilience helps businesses take continuity principles out of […]