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Pandemic management plan: COVID-19 impact on residential aged care

While Residential Aged Care facilities have dealt with outbreaks before, none were quite as challenging as COVID-19. With the realisation that an existing pandemic management plan was unable to tackle the specific challenges and impacts of this new coronavirus, many are in search of tools to collate and designate critical actions to prepare for and […]

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Choosing business continuity software

It can be quite overwhelming if you’re faced with the task of choosing Business Continuity Management software. There are a large variety of business continuity software products available in the market for you to choose from and not all of them will suit your specific needs. Products are available to simplify, or complicate, nearly any […]

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COVID-19: The evolution of a pandemic

COVID-19 – The evolution of a pandemic and impacts on business continuity   Tuesday 14th July, 2020 Written by Dr Rebecca Hoile, Senior Manager RiskLogic   July marks six months since the COVID-19 outbreak commenced and four months since the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic.   Today, the pandemic continues to surge […]

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What are the issues as we move into the management phase of the COVID-19 Pandemic?

As the COVID-19 curve flattens across Australia and New Zealand, and organisations prepare to resume business in this ‘new-normal’, RiskLogic’s CEO Dan Shields talks to what it actually means for organisations to manage through this new normal, and discusses the new issues that we are already facing. COVID-19 started light in Australia and New Zealand, […]

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Has the COVID-19 Pandemic demonstrated we must be ready for anything?

There is a lot of debate nationally and globally, around the state of crisis preparedness, planning and execution of responses, to what is now being referred to as a mega-crisis. Never has a single crisis resulted in such devastating impacts across all facets of our physical, social, economic and political environments. We talk about business […]

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COVID-19: Repatriating and working with international staff

As coronavirus cases surge around the globe, the Australian Government has increased restrictions for travellers entering Australia, either denying entry or mandating a 14-day self-isolation period. Additionally, the global travel advisory has been raised to level 4 ‘Do Not Travel’ in the hopes of discouraging all international travel. In an unprecedented action, the Minister for […]

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Novel Coronavirus: when should your crisis management team be activated

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus): when should your crisis management team be activated 31st January 2020 In light of the WHO declaring COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, RiskLogic’s Regional Manager – Simon Petie talks to what organisations can do to mitigate the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak. In summary: Work on […]

Integrating cyber risk into business continuity plans

Integrated Business Continuity Plans: Tackling Cyber Risk Head-on

24th January 2020 Cyber risk is one of the biggest concerns facing organisations today. The effects of a cyber attack or data breach can be felt throughout the entire organisation with far-reaching ramifications for customers and staff. This is no longer just an IT concern – it’s everybody’s business. “It’s critical that business continuity professionals […]

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Integrating Fatigue Management programs into Business Continuity

8th January 2020 The increase in 24 hour business operations and longer work shifts has highlighted the need for effective fatigue management strategies. Research has shown that fatigue can have significant impacts on a business including: Reduced productivity (through impaired performance, errors, etc.)   Increased accidents (15–20% of accidents in transport operations are related to […]