When planning and running an exercise, there are some key points to bear in mind:
Crisis management, a key ingredient in any good set of business continuity management arrangements presents a conundrum:
Whether you need a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) depends on your risk appetite, but you could actually be breaking the law if you choose to ignore your business interruption risks.
ISO 22301, the much awaited international version of BS 25999 is called “societal security – business continuity management systems – requirements”. It is quite clearly a form of specification for a management system that delivers business continuity arrangements for organisations. …
A significant feature of any crisis management team (CMT) is that it requires a group of people, who ordinarily act themselves as leaders, to collaborate in a way that is fundamentally different from the “business as usual” state. Whilst it …
Many people in the business continuity world suggest that directors have certain responsibilities in respect of business continuity (BC), but can’t really articulate what those responsibilities actually are, or what the penalties for ignoring them could be.