Webinar: The ROI of Mass Notification Join 3n and analyst Michael Osterman (Osterman Research) to learn how to show the bottom-line impact of a business disruption and quantify how mass notification can save you time and money in routine and emergency circumstances. Click HERE>>


BCP and Insurance Impacts Recently, a trend in BCP is the interaction with the risk management practice. Al Sawchak shows us how several real-life examples highlight potential areas where developing effective continuity strategies can impact and reduce insurance coverage. Click HERE>>
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Giuliani: World Economy Can Survive Attack
The politician who guided New York City through the 9/11 attacks is sure the world’s economy can survive another attack. What makes Rudy Giuliani so confident? Click HERE>>

Human Error Escalates Security Risks
More than half of information security breaches are caused by human error, according to a research report. Is that all the more reason to keep a watchful eye on employees? Click HERE>>

Israel, Chicago Work Together For Better Security
The mayor of Chicago is on a mission to Israel – where terrorist attacks are a way of life – to learn how to better prepare for them. Can we learn something from the Middle East? Click HERE>>

It’s One in the Eye for Bausch & Lomb, Experts Say
Bausch & Lomb needs to open its eyes to crisis management after one of its contact lens solutions was potentially linked to eye infections. What is the company doing wrong? Click HERE>>

Witt and Loy Question Preparedness on Earthquake Centennial
As San Francisco marked the 100th anniversary of the great earthquake, two top experts, James Lee Witt and Adm. James Loy, ask: What if it happens again? Click HERE>>

Perimeter Security Comes a Long Way
Protecting a perimeter has made some huge advances in recent years, thanks to technological advancements. But does that mean we can forget the basics of good security? Click HERE>>

5 Reasons to Re-Think Your Email Archiving Strategy! Should you throw away email, or save it & how long? In this webinar, industry expert Mike Osterman exposes most common misconceptions about email archiving, sponsored by MessageOne. Register here.


New Book! A Risk Management Approach to Business Continuity: Aligning Business Continuity with Corporate Governance, by David Kaye and Julia Graham. Endorsed by BCI, DRII, Survive and IRM. Text core for IRM's BC qualification. Click HERE>>

13 sessions on disaster preparedness and business continuity
are among the 137 sessions at the 2006 NFPA World Safety Conference and Exposition. Join your peers June 4-8, in Orlando for this important event. For details and to register, Click HERE>>


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Disaster Preparedness Academy
Anaheim, CA — “Preparedness Depends on You.” Orange County American Red Cross hosts annual Disaster Preparedness Academy. Twenty workshops are featured on emergency preparedness planning, mitigation, response skills and recovery operations. Discussions focus on lessons learned and, also opportunities for hands-on training. Sponsored by Automobile Club of Southern California. For information, visit www.oc-redcross.org

DOJ Deploys myCOOP Continuity Planning Software
Herndon, VA — COOP Systems announces that myCOOP, its continuity planning software, has been implemented at the Department of Justice in the National Capital Region. “The Department of Justice continues the tradition of serving the public sector particularly well. At the federal, state and local levels, COOP Systems experience has allowed us to enjoy great acceptance,” said Chris Alvord, CEO of COOP Systems. To learn more, go to: http://www.coop-systems.com/about/041006.htm

Lack of Business Continuity Understanding Within Organisations Draws In a Crowd
3,602 leading figureheads from across the BC industry recently attended the third annual Business Continuity — The Risk Management Expo, organised by IMP Events and Reed Exhibitions. It featured over 140 market-leading suppliers and was supported by many industry trade organizations. Both exhibitors and visitors alike were enthusiastic about the overall focus and outcome of the show. http://www.businesscontinuityexpo.co.uk/page.cfm/Link=35/t=m

Lifesaving Resources is Proud to Announce the Release of Their New Website
The new site is easier to navigate through and is more user-friendly than the previous site. More importantly, the new site provides the opportunity for Lifesaving Resources’ staff to update it in a more timely manner so that news stories, case studies, rescue incidents, etc. can be immediately added. Lifesaving Resources is dedicated to drowning and aquatic injury prevention and emergency management. www.lifesaving.com

 

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