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COVID-19 pandemic management aged care

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 […]

Coronavirus covid-19 pandemic response

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, […]

Business continuity

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 […]

Coronavirus outbreak

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 […]

Crisis management in tourism

Crisis Management in Tourism – When Tragedy Strikes

22nd January 2020 – Contributors: Briony Morgan, Senior Manager and Jessica Petersen, Manager. The tourism industry has experienced exponential increase in global travel in recent decades, but with this comes new challenges. Organisations conducting travel, such as travel companies, schools or universities, are facing growing pressures to efficiently manage natural disasters or man-made catastrophes around […]

lockdown to crisis response

Lockdown to Crisis Response: Lessons from 2019

10th December 2019 The tragic events that unfolded in Christchurch on 15th March, 2019, are a sobering reminder of the very real threat that active aggressors pose on crowded places. The human impacts of these events are always profound – shaping our communities, critical services and business operating environment. Subsequent to these events, questions around […]

Schools in lockdown - how we move forward

Schools in lockdown – How we move forward

Subscribe to future webinars In late August 2019, The Ministry of Education shared their outsourced review on the city-wide  Lockdown during the 15th march events. This 84-page report covered some key areas of consideration including: the quantitative results of their research;   timeline of events;   stakeholders and current policies;   Canterbury survey results, and […]