Even if you spend decades building your reputation, the wrong response to a crisis can destroy it within hours. Crisis response is particularly fraught for healthcare facilities, where safety, lives, and public health hang in
The majority of us don’t pay too much attention to flu season. After all, it happens every year, and we expect it to cause the occasional absence from school or sick day from work. But
Blackberry AtHoc is a networked crisis communication platform used to empower people and organizations to communicate. From wildfires to oil spills to cyber breaches to other emergencies, AtHoc generates faster response times in periods of
How does your organization rebuild after a disaster? Should an earthquake, tsunami, power failure or hurricane occur, what does the new normal look like?
While your goal may be to immediately return to business as
“Forewarned is forearmed”, according to an old Latin saying. In other words, information and preparation can prevent disastrous outcomes.
These days, weather emergencies are occurring more and more often. From devastating hurricanes to extreme heat
Nothing incites panic like receiving a message along the lines of, “Don’t panic, but….” If you’re tasked with sending out critical communications in a disaster, the pressure is on you to be clear and effective.
No matter what industry you work in, you have one resource that is more valuable than all the others – your people. To keep people safe, there are certain best practices that security professionals can
When your business has been hacked, it’s more than likely that personal identifiable information (PII) has been released. Hacks and breaches aren’t ideal, but they don’t have to be completely devastating scenarios.
It’s important to
We’ve all experienced hurricanes in our lives. However, in recent decades hurricanes are increasing in frequency and severity. There are major risks associated with severe hurricanes, including storm surges and tides, heavy rainfall and inland