Industry Leaders, Critical Sessions Headline 2019 CI Conference Program

The Continuity Insights New York Conference returns this fall on October 21, 2019, featuring an innovative network of business continuity thought leaders and resiliency practitioners. This year’s event will be held at the Credit Suisse meeting facility located at 11 Madison Avenue. An impressive, expanded line-up of subject matter experts will

Asbestos and Natural Disasters

By Daniel King, Asbestos.com: Natural disasters, such as earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods and fires, can damage asbestos-containing materials in ways that lead to asbestos exposure among first responders and cleanup crews. Wearing safety gear and using proper asbestos abatement methods help reduce the asbestos exposure to workers. Natural disasters pose dangers from

Registration Now Open for Continuity Insights 2019 New York Conference

The Continuity Insights New York Conference has announced that registration is now open for this year’s event taking place October 21, 2019 at Credit Suisse, 11 Madison Avenue, in the heart of New York City. The expansive conference agenda, including speakers, sessions, and panel discussions, is now available to review

Agenda Announced for Continuity Insights’ 2019 New York Conference

Continuity Insights and the Contingency Planning Exchange have announced the conference program for the 2019 Continuity Insights New York Conference, taking place October 21 at Credit Suisse, located at 11 Madison Avenue in the heart of New York City. A wide spectrum of sessions dealing with the future of disaster planning,

What Makes an Emergency Manager Effective?

From technical and substantive knowledge to interpersonal relations to leadership and communications, there are core competencies that comprise the common characteristics of effective, successful emergency managers. In his article for GovTech.com, emergency management consultant Lucien Canton, CEM, considers the core competencies and skills that define what makes an emergency manager effective.

New Global Hub Facilitates Connections and Collaboration for Industry Professionals

The Disaster Resource Guide has launched the Risk and Resilience Hub, a digital platform leveraged to bring together the disciplines of business continuity, crisis management, disaster recovery, emergency management, governance, risk and compliance. Its goal is to help build resilient organizations and communities in the private and public sectors. The Risk

ICYMI: Civil Unrest and Employees: When Community Concerns Become Workplace Challenges

By: Terri Howard, Senior Director, FEI Behavioral Health: Easy access to the web and its multiple social platforms gives anyone a megaphone to publicly voice their opinions on social issues. Likes, shares and retweets quickly turn single statements into viral posts, offering the opportunity to easily organize protests or large gatherings