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Fusion Launches Dynamic Response Console to Empower Organizations to Deliver Real-Time Data-Driven Responses

Continuity Insights

Fusion Risk Management, a leading provider of operational resilience, risk management, and business continuity software and services, has announced the launch of its Dynamic Response Console, an agile solution which will ultimately transform the way the industry views and executes traditional plan management. Enterprise Risk Management News

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Managing Emergencies: The Challenges of the Future

Disaster Planning and Emergency Management

From memory he recited to me a catalogue of omissions, oversights and failures in managing the risks. The real problem is that the British emergency planning, management and response system is fragmented and incomplete. Emergency planning is a vital occupation.

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A Resilience Charter

Disaster Planning and Emergency Management

The term ‘civil protection system’ describes coordinated national, regional and local arrangements designed to plan for, manage and respond to major emergencies, and to initiate recovery from them. The business continuity plans will function in parallel to emergency response plans.

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Security Industry Association Announces the Winners of the 2022 SIA RISE Scholarship

Security Industry Association

Scholarship funds can be used to expand knowledge in the areas of business, human resources (HR), information technology (IT), marketing, sales, project management, security engineering and/or risk management, and can also be used toward student loan repayment.

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Working in a Hybrid World – The Future of Incident & Crisis Management Rooms

Plan B Consulting

Business Continuity Awareness Week (BCAW) has been running this past week to raise awareness about the new hybrid work environment and how organisations need to rethink the way they embed, validate, and raise awareness amongst their staff of Business Continuity Plans.

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Working in a Hybrid World – The Future of Incident & Crisis Management Rooms

Plan B Consulting

Business Continuity Awareness Week (BCAW) has been running this past week to raise awareness about the new hybrid work environment and how organisations need to rethink the way they embed, validate, and raise awareness amongst their staff of Business Continuity Plans.

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The Future of Incident & Crisis Management Rooms Post COVID – In a Hybrid Working World

Plan B Consulting

With most organisations adopting hybrid working, it is becoming more likely that incidents will be managed by a combination of people in the office and those at home. This itself leads to managing an incident over a video conferencing system.

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The Future of Incident & Crisis Management Rooms Post COVID – In a Hybrid Working World

Plan B Consulting

With most organisations adopting hybrid working, it is becoming more likely that incidents will be managed by a combination of people in the office and those at home. This itself leads to managing an incident over a video conferencing system.

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The Future of Incident & Crisis Management Rooms Post COVID – In a Hybrid Working World

Plan B Consulting

With most organisations adopting hybrid working, it is becoming more likely that incidents will be managed by a combination of people in the office and those at home. This itself leads to managing an incident over a video conferencing system.

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An Old Threat Returns

Plan B Consulting

Charlie looks at the latest spate of parcel bombs and why now might be a good time to review your plans, procedures and awareness. This week I was down in London delivering the Managing and Preparing for Cyber Incidents course. Knowledge zone Plans

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An Old Threat Returns

Plan B Consulting

Charlie looks at the latest spate of parcel bombs and why now might be a good time to review your plans, procedures and awareness. This week I was down in London delivering the Managing and Preparing for Cyber Incidents course. Knowledge Zone Articles Plans

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Beware of the self-wiggling mouse – Water industry & Cyber

Plan B Consulting

Water industry 1995 The interview for my first job when coming out of the army in 1995, was for the role of Emergency Planning Manager for a water company in the UK. Remote access to its network by managers and employees As the company was technologically advanced for its time, there was the remote access to its network by managers and employees, so they had access to alarms and the status of the system.

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Beware of the self-wiggling mouse – Water industry & Cyber

Plan B Consulting

The interview for my first job when coming out of the army in 1995, was for the role of Emergency Planning Manager for a water company in the UK. Remote access to its network by managers and employees. As the company was technologically advanced for its time, there was the remote access to its network by managers and employees, so they had access to alarms and the status of the system.

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Ransomware attack: Who ya gonna call, Mike?

Plan B Consulting

A while ago I was the Emergency Planning Manager for a large company, as they had many international travellers, travelling to all parts of the world. In my investigation of how to respond and when developing a response plan, I learned that you need to have on-call trained negotiators whose role is to negotiate between your organisation and the kidnappers. This week I share some key learning points on ransomware negotiation.

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Ransomware attack: Who ya gonna call, Mike?

Plan B Consulting

A while ago I was the Emergency Planning Manager for a large company, as they had many international travellers, travelling to all parts of the world. In my investigation of how to respond and when developing a response plan, I learned that you need to have on-call trained negotiators whose role is to negotiate between your organisation and the kidnappers. This week I share some key learning points on ransomware negotiation.

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Incident Management Using AlertMedia

Alert Media

Preparing for these incidents takes proper planning. Managing these incidents takes effective communication tools that ensure accurate messages are sent, received, followed-up, and tracked in real-time until the situation is resolved. Emergency Management Emergency Preparedness

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Resilience – The difference between it and Business Continuity

Plan B Consulting

Many of the former Scottish Emergency Planning Managers have renamed themselves as Resilience Managers, or have resilience in their department’s name. This week saw the Commons vote by a large majority for British forces to start bombing Syria.

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Resilience – The difference between it and Business Continuity

Plan B Consulting

Many of the former Scottish Emergency Planning Managers have renamed themselves as Resilience Managers, or have resilience in their department’s name. This week saw the Commons vote by a large majority for British forces to start bombing Syria.

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05/09/2014 The Importance of Debriefing

Plan B Consulting

If the debrief is too soon then there is the possibility of the incident still being managed. It is in use in the UK by many in the emergency planning fraternity. Charlie discusses how you can make the most of debriefs.

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05/09/2014 The Importance of Debriefing

Plan B Consulting

If the debrief is too soon then there is the possibility of the incident still being managed. It is in use in the UK by many in the emergency planning fraternity. Charlie discusses how you can make the most of debriefs.

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Bonkers for Conkers!!

Plan B Consulting

As managers, managing the recovery, I think we have to make sure that the staff responding to the incident is aware that they should not put their lives in danger and normal health and safety rules apply.

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Bonkers for Conkers!!

Plan B Consulting

As managers, managing the recovery, I think we have to make sure that the staff responding to the incident is aware that they should not put their lives in danger and normal health and safety rules apply.

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Crisis Communications – A Dark Art?

Plan B Consulting

I have developed crisis management plans, emergency plans and business continuity plans at all levels, for a multitude of different organisations and industries. I have also run numerous exercises for senior management teams and feel confident and comfortable running them. This list was taken from ‘Ongoing Crisis Communication: Planning, Managing, and Responding’ by W Timothy Coombs.

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Crisis Communications – A Dark Art?

Plan B Consulting

I have developed crisis management plans, emergency plans and business continuity plans at all levels, for a multitude of different organisations and industries. I have also run numerous exercises for senior management teams and feel confident and comfortable running them. This list was taken from ‘Ongoing Crisis Communication: Planning, Managing, and Responding’ by W Timothy Coombs.