If your business is looking to start building a comprehensive business continuity program, Preparis is here to help with our 7 Steps To Preparedness eBook and 7 Steps Checklist. The 7 steps concept is a great way to introduce and maintain a culture of preparedness within an organization. The first of the 7 steps is conducting a risk assessment – to be prepared, it is vital for your organization to understand the threats that your locations could face. There are four key perspectives to consider for each of your organization’s locations:
This week, Preparis focused on five of the best crisis management applications. For businesses, emergency preparedness plans are much more than just a binder on a shelf. Your incident management program needs to be a tested, practiced set of plans which all levels of your team are trained upon. Encouraging employees to download disaster recovery apps helps by enabling access to emergency plans, checklists, and response protocols helps establish a culture of preparedness within your organization.
Imagine having a first aid handbook at your fingertips wherever you go. One which tells you exactly what to do if someone is bleeding, burned, broken a bone, or gone into shock. Now, this app produced by the Red Cross makes first aid education accessible to anyone with an iPhone or Android.
This week, Preparis is focusing on five of the best emergency preparedness applications. We looked at the FEMA and WISER apps to help prepare and respond to a disaster. Now, we’re looking to a potential resource needed in the event of an evacuation: shelter. As it’s part of the Red Cross Mission Statement to “alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies” they’re furthering their outreach through modern technology.
This week, Preparis is focusing on five of the best emergency preparedness applications. With a smartphone within reach of nearly everyone, emergency and disaster management organizations are reaching out to the public through customized apps. These organizations are providing tools for the public to utilize when they need it most.