What is the State of Crisis Communications? The Continuity eGUIDE Needs Your Help! We want to survey the status of Crisis Communications and Emergency Notification in order to understand best practices, needs, challenges and solutions. You'll help the industry, get the results early, and might win a $250 Amazon gift card, thanks to our sponsor, OnSolve. A few minutes... Take the survey>>

Cloud (In)Security: Managing and Protecting Data in the Cloud Era
Watch the free webcast by our favorite IT guru – Jon Toigo. This training workshop explores data privacy and security best practices, the rationale and the business case for technologies and techniques available to planners, and a unified strategy for data protection. Receive a CISS certificate from the DMI. Read more>>

  • 2018 BCI Cyber Resilience Report
    Business continuity has a defined role with cyber resilience strategies, and it has become intertwined with cyber security for threats requiring coordinated responses across organizations’ departments. This is one of the key findings of report published recently by the Business Continuity Institute. The 2018 report is now available for download. Register or log-in and visit the knowledge library. Click HERE>>
  • Advance Notice
    A new AI tool provides advance predictions of fallout dispersion patterns from nuclear disasters. Click HERE>>
  • Underground Access
    A recent report discusses weaknesses in the Washington Metro’s security system that could make it vulnerable to hacks and cyberattacks. Click HERE>>
  • Run for Help
    MIT looks to use its ‘Blind Cheetah’ robot to assist with rescue and recovery in disaster zones. Click HERE>>
  • Found in Translation
    The Japan Tourism Agency has produced an app to help tourists in the event of a natural disaster. Click HERE>>
  • American Exposure
    A look into how three key aspects which influence America and its response to emergencies are continuously challenged by natural disasters. Click HERE>>
  • Recovery vs. Continuity
    Does your company have plans in place for both disasters and disruptions? Click HERE>>

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Desalination Emergency Response Trailer by Ready America Once access to running water has been disrupted, the ability to filter and/or purify non-potable sources of water becomes critical. Ready America has a solution that delivers up to 4,000 gallons per day. Watch the video>>

The KOOL Kit
Provides 72-hour support for 1 person. Long shelf-life contents. At only $30, it costs less than what you might spend assembling a kit on your own AND it saves you time. Packed in a bag that can be used to keep things KOOL! Click HERE>>

DRI Low-Cost One-Day Conference: Univ. of KY, Aug. 3 This event is designed for resilience professionals not able to attend larger conferences. The costs is only $50. Offers subject matter experts and begins with a pre-event breakfast. Plus you can earn 8 CEAPs. Click HERE>>

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How Business Insurance Keeps Disasters Manageable
Disaster Recovery Journal Webinar
Wed, July 25, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

You know your business needs insurance, but what type of coverage do you need? This presentation will help make sense of the complicated insurance market by providing an overview of commercial business insurance, including:

  • Who are the participants — brokers and insurance carriers — and what are their roles?
  • What does risk management really mean?
  • What are the risks that insurance helps mitigate and the categories of business insurance?
  • What are the terms of insurance coverage and what considerations apply?
  • What is the role of insurance in disaster/business recovery?

You’ll receive a high-level introduction to the many facets of business insurance and learn how it can assist in recovering from a disaster scenario. Click HERE>>



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