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Business continuity & COOP professionals rely on CPM to reinforce resiliency plans in turmoil and business disruption. Leading experts share hard learned lessons and advice to keep your business adaptive, resilient and prepared to deal with change. Click HERE>>

The Basics of ISO 31000 – Risk Management. ISO 31000 is essentially the same standard as AS/NZS 4360:2004 with the exception of wording changes. In this article, Glen Bricker (Avalution) discusses the structure and key elements of ISO 31000. Click HERE>>

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  • Science Committee Hears Testimony on Katrina Response
    The National Academy of Sciences takes testimony about insurance coverage, nursing home evacuations and political response to the 2005 hurricane. Click HERE>>
  • International Community Focuses on Cyber Threat
    News sources tailored to Russian and New Zealand audiences warn of "global man-made catastrophe" and discuss Cyber Storm disaster exercises. Click HERE>>
  • Terrorism Training for Parking Professionals and Shuttle Drivers
    With cars frequently used to deliver terrorist bombs, parking lot employees are being trained in how to recognize and report potential threats. Click HERE>>
  • Interview with Local Crisis Communications Official
    A health marketing professional talks about crisis communications and why he was tapped to review a federal nuclear disaster manual. Click HERE>>
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Meets with NATO, EU on Cyber Defense
    Deputy U.S. Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III is in Brussels this week discussing ways to strengthen cyber security and develop a NATO cyber policy. Click HERE>>
  • "Active Shooter Attack" Response Recommendations Issued by NYPD
    The New York Police Department releases a report to employers based on its study of "active shooter" incidents, like the recent Tucson massacre. Click HERE>>

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Disaster Recovery Testing The ONLY book on this vital subject, addressing all types of contingency plans! Transform recovery testing from an afterthought to a powerful, disciplined and efficient development and implementation tool. Click HERE>>

PLYLOX™ Commercial Hurricane Window Clips.
The ingenious, inexpensive and non-destructive way to protect your windows from high winds and airborne debris. Installed in seconds, the clips require no drilling, nails, screws or adhesive. Click HERE>>

DRJ: The World's Largest BC/DR Conference Save the Date. Mar. 27 - 30, 2011: Orlando. Backed by 20+ years of experience, Spring World 2011 offers the most educational opportunities, networking events and cutting-edge information available. Click HERE>>

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ICISF's 11th World Congress on Stress, Trauma & Coping
Baltimore, MD - February 22 - 27, 2011 – The 11th World Congress on Stress, Trauma & Coping, to be held in Baltimore, Maryland on February 22-27, 2011, is the premier forum for multidisciplinary exchange of ideas and information among those who provide crisis intervention & disaster mental health services. It is also the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation's largest training event, held once every two years. Click HERE>>

Business Preparedness Seminar by Islip OEM & ACP LI Chapter
Motor Parkway, Islandia, NY - May 13, 2011 - "Business Preparedness is Everyone's Business" is the title of this year's seminar. A 3rd annual event, the topics to be discussed on this occasion are "Real Emergencies," "Are You Prepared?," "Human Resources," "Can Your Business Survive?" and "Facilities Management." There will also be a Q&A session with an expert panel. To register or for questions, email membership@acp-li.org

Rapid Notify Assists Hunterdon County Department of Public Safety
Laguna Hills, CA – Rapid Notify has assisted in the implementation of a community registration initiative for Hunterdon County, NJ. Through an integrated online self-registration portal, residents can sign up to receive emergency alert notifications via landline or cell, text message, or e-mail. The Rapid Notify system enables Hunterdon County public safety agencies to contact over 130,000 area residents in the event of an extreme emergency situation. Click HERE>>



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