Business continuity plans should never be more than a set of tools that are used in an attempt to reduce risk and enhance the efficiency of corporate operations. Business continuity planning should contain the following key points: 1. Business continuity management – the process to ensure that your operations have a single point of contact for incident, system response, and business continuity planning for employees.2.
Business continuity planning should always be used in tandem with business continuity plans. It is the responsibility of all business owners and managers to ensure business continuity throughout the life of the business. This is the key to having a secure, compliant, and profitable business. Old blog: What is business continuity planning? Business continuity planning is the process to ensure that your operations have a single point of contact for incident, system response, and business continuity planning for employees.
Business continuity planning should be done on a quarterly basis not a year later. Business continuity is important, even though one would think that a business person would be the person to go to when he or she has questions about a company or its employees. While the most common cause of a business continuity mishap is the introduction of security measures, others such as human error, damage to IT systems, and equipment failure/down-time can also cause problems.
Business continuity can be defined simply as follows. Every business operation and its equipment has a single point of contact with the rest of the world, be it in the office, at the factory or some other location. Business continuity is a process to ensure that the process of the operation and the equipment are as secure as possible, with the help of redundancy, disaster recovery, or other methods. It ensures there is continuity in the operations process no matter what.
Business continuity planning is a critical element of any organization since all the business activities should be monitored throughout its lifetime. These key points were from a presentation by the International Business Continuity Academy last year. Blog: How to prevent a nuclear accident and what to do about it Old blog: Nuclear accidents happen all the time. How can you be prepared? There are six steps you can use to prevent a nuclear-type accident:1. Reduce your operational risks 2.
A nuclear accident occurs when a very powerful nuclear bomb detonates and generates highly radioactive material. Once you get enough radioactive material into the ground, you can start the process of the evacuation and the recovery process. If you don’t understand a nuclear-type accident or how it’s handled, you don’t know enough. A nuclear incident can be difficult to plan for, especially at a military and industrial type operation.
Here are a few tips to prepare you will be prepared for a nuclear-type accident.