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BCI webinar: Business continuity and the pandemic threat

Pandemics occur every twenty to forty years. This webinar will provide attendees with an understanding of the threat and associated issues that are synonymous with pandemics. It will take account of both the business and human aspects of this threat while not just considering businesses in isolation but as part of a greater supply chain.

The session will include:

•Definition of what a pandemic is and why it is so dangerous
•Brief history of pandemics
•Review what contagions are currently on the radar which could develop into a pandemic
•Overview of SARS and the resulting economic tsunami that it caused (cost the global economy an estimated $50 billion)
•Preparation within our critical national infrastructures
•Potential social effects and the knock-on impact on businesses
•Considering mitigation and contingency options
•Human Resource Management issues arising
Recorded Sep 11 2015 63 mins
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