Business Contingency Planning
By Nicky Aldridge-Masters | Posted: Monday March 2, 2020
Floods, Fires, Epidemics....these are just some of the scenarios businesses have faced locally and internationally since the beginning of the year. Will your business be able to keep operating if affected by an emergency?
Recent headlines have made us aware of just how vulnerable our businesses are to an emergency situation. Many businesses have an Emergency Plan but do you have a Business Contingency Plan? Here at the Chamber of Commerce we have been working through various scenarios and planning how we would continue to operate our business if we were unable to access our office premises for a number of days. We held a work at home day for our team and worked through the issues identified by the team. We are now in the process of formalising the plan. Some of the resources we have found helpful are: