What is Business Continuity?
Business Continuity is the capability of your organisation to continue delivery of products or services at an acceptable and pre-agreed level following a disruptive event.
A Business Continuity Plan sets out your strategies and accepted level of capabilities following a series of scenarios, leaving you’re organisation a manual of what to do in the event of disruption.
Failure to plan, is planning to fail
In complex supply-chains Business Continuity Planning is becoming a more important consideration by customers and in many cases required by customers. There are many good reasons to look at this part of your organisation and develop a strategy and a plan. For some businesses it can reduce insurance premiums, for others it allows peace of mind that quick responses can be made to a number of disaster scenarios to keep the business servicing its customers.
Keep your business running, when your competitors can’t
Major events such as terrorism, extreme weather, epidemics have brought the matter of Business Continuity Planning to the attention of all business owners and executives.
Organisational leaders now realise that they need to take steps to improve that their company would survive such incidents and continue to operate, deliver an acceptable of customer service and generate income.
Working with ISO 22301 in Business Continuity Management, unleashed can offer various methods for ensuring when the worst happens, your organisation has a robust action plan.