Among the many implications and responsibilities for businesses in the event of a pandemic would be high rates of absenteeism, disruption to supply-chains, disruption to business travel, controlling risk of infection in the workplace and a fall in demand for goods and services, as well as human resource, insurance and cash flow implications. This could be devastating for a business which has failed to plan adequately for a pandemic scenario.
A pandemic will not just affect your business. It will be experienced by other businesses within the country and globally at roughly the same time. By preparing business continuity plans for these risks, companies can minimize the resulting disruption and inefficiencies in their operations.
This Session focus overall approach in preparing for a pandemic scenario and its likely impact on the business environment and Continuity Planning Checklist