Business continuity news

Never miss a news story: signup for our free weekly email newsletter.

Continuity Central currently offers three regional business continuity portals:
North America
United Kingdom
Asia Pacific / Australasia

Add to Google  

Use Google?
Click the button to add Continuity Central news to your Google home page

Follow us on Twitter  

Get immediate news
and information updates via our Twitter feed.

Business continuity news and information: UK

What does it mean to be a crisis ready organization?
Business Continuity Plans Crisis preparedness is about being ready for the worst at a strategic level. Andrew Griffin details six principles for ensuring that your organization is truly crisis ready.

>> Read the article

The realities of recovery time objectives
Is the aim of recovering to a minimum business continuity objective acceptable? Tim Dunger argues that it isn’t…
Business continuity and the UK Financial Conduct Authority: how reasonable is reasonable?
‘Reasonable’: it’s a word that insurers and their contact centres need to grapple with when planning business continuity.


Witt O'Briens

Crisis Academy

News headlines

>> More news

Why your BIA method matters
This on-demand webinar provides an overview of the BIA process and describes a research project which looked at various BIA methods to determine which was the more effective and why this was the case.

EBRP business continuity software

Crisis communications and the CEO
While a CEO shouldn’t hide, it may well be appropriate in the early stages of a crisis to field a more junior spokesperson. By Jim Preen.

Is enough being done to keep UK critical infrastructure secure?
Duncan Fisken asks whether critical infrastructure interdependencies are being effectively addressed.

Don’t neglect post-crisis evaluation
Once an incident is over it’s tempting for all concerned to forget and move on; however it is essential that a post-crisis evaluation takes place.

Scottish independence: what business continuity issues do Scottish companies need to consider?
Charlie Maclean-Bristol offers advice.


Responding to Global Risks: a practical guide for business leaders

Bank of England publishes Waking Shark II report

Social engineering: understanding the threat

BUCOPCI project releases business continuity guidelines

Sign up for Continuity Briefing

Business Continuity Newsletter Never miss a news story: signup for our free weekly email newsletter.

The Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal

The Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal is Continuity Central’s quarterly peer-reviewed advanced level publication.

BC statistics and research

UK-based business continuity consultants earn more than double the amount their US counterparts receive

Complexity leading to downtime issues in UK organizations

Many UK SMEs are ‘unaware of insurance perks that come with a business continuity plan’

ISO 22301: business continuity management system audit results and what they tell us
Business Continuity Management System Audits Hilary Estall takes a look at how organizations are faring with their BCMS audits and what, if any, trends are appearing.

>> Read the article

How to advertise How to advertise on Continuity Central.


Business continuity software

Business continuity certification

BCM software

BCM software

The Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal