White Papers

White Papers

Our team of Business Continuity and Life Safety experts developed a library of educational papers to help your team better understand every aspect of emergency preparedness. Click below to download some of our most popular pieces:

Resources

White Papers by Topic & Industry

  • Asset Management

    Cybersecurity for Asset Managers: Understanding the Risks, Being Compliant & Implementing a Program

    Cybersecurity for Asset Managers: Understanding the Risks, Being Compliant & Implementing a Program

    This whitepaper focuses on how you can begin easily building a cybersecurity program. It discusses the different types of threats, how to prepare for the
    impact, mitigate the risk and ensure compliance with the recent risk alert issued by the OCIE relating totheir cybersecurity initiative.

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    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    This whitepaper discusses key steps, questions, and elements to building an actionable business continuity and disaster recovery program. Learn how to go beyond the minimum standards for regulatory compliance.

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    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

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    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    This white paper examines the following aspects of emergency preparedness and business continuity.

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  • Banks

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers.

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    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

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    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    This white paper examines the following aspects of emergency preparedness and business continuity

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  • Commercial Real Estate

    6 Ways to Improve Your Building's EAP (and decrease your liability)

    6 Ways to Improve Your Building's EAP (and decrease your liability)

    Preparis created this eBook specifically for building owners and property managers tasked with implementing Life Safety programs for their tenants and employees.

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    The Gaps in Your Building's Armor: 7 Things Every Property Manager Should Know About Liability & Regulations

    The Gaps in Your Building's Armor: 7 Things Every Property Manager Should Know About Liability & Regulations

    Preparis created an eBook specifically for building owners and property managers tasked with implementing life safety programs for their tenants and employees.

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    Building A Better Life Safety Program

    Building A Better Life Safety Program

    Learn about best practices for developing your emergency action plan (EAP) into a comprehensive life safety program, featuring lessons learned from Deb Pyznarski, senior general manager for Lincoln Property Company and co-chair for BOMA’s national preparedness committee discusses how property managers should develop comprehensive emergency programs.

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    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers.

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    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

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    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    This white paper examines the following aspects of emergency preparedness and business continuity.

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  • Corporate

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers.

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    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

    Read more

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Emergencies and Their Impacts on a Company

    Emergencies and Their Impacts on a Company

    This white paper examines the following aspects of emergency preparedness and business continuity.

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    Business Continuity Made Easy

    The Problem: Despite having limited time and resources, companies of any size must nevertheless have a thorough business continuity program in place to be prepared to mitigate and recover from a wide range of possible crises and potential business disruptions.

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  • Credit Unions

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers.

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    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

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    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    Emergencies and Their Impact on a Company

    This white paper examines the following aspects of emergency preparedness and business continuity.

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  • Cybersecurity & Disaster Recovery

    Business Continuity Through Superstorm Sandy: How Three of North America's Top Law Firms Built BC Programs That Weathered The Storm

    Business Continuity Through Superstorm Sandy: How Three of North America's Top Law Firms Built BC Programs That Weathered The Storm

    In their own words, read about best practices from BC program managers at three of North America’s top law firms who were able to maintain continuity of operations during Sandy.

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    Whitepaper: Cybersecurity for Businesses

    Whitepaper: Cybersecurity for Businesses

    Understanding the Risks, Implementing a Solution and Protecting Your Business

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  • Legal

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers.

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    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

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    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Emergencies and Their Impacts on a Company

    Emergencies and Their Impacts on a Company

    This white paper examines the following aspects of emergency preparedness and business continuity.

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  • Natural Disasters

    Business Continuity Through Superstorm Sandy: How Three of North America's Top Law Firms Built BC Programs That Weathered The Storm

    Business Continuity Through Superstorm Sandy: How Three of North America's Top Law Firms Built BC Programs That Weathered The Storm

    In their own words, read about best practices from BC program managers at three of North America’s top law firms who were able to maintain continuity of operations during Sandy.

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    Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers. This whitepaper discusses key areas the SEC, CFTC, and FINRA define as the essential elements of emergency preparedness.

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    Disaster Preparedness: Hurricane Season

    Disaster Preparedness: Hurricane Season

    Key aspects of preparing for hurricane season, customer testimonials and more

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  • Planning & Compliance

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    Go Beyond Checking the Box - Key Steps, Questions & Elements to Building an Actionable Business Continuity Program

    What does the worst case scenario look like for your business? When your organization thinks holistically about its continuity of operations plan, it has to consider the worst possible incidents which could impact your company, then prepare for that scenario in order to continue supporting your customers.

    Read more

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Seven Steps to Preparedness

    Preparis has distilled the process of establishing a culture of preparedness into the Seven Steps to Preparedness.

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    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    Emergency Notification's Role in Managing the Unexpected

    An essential element for your business’ continuity of operations and life safety program should include crisis communication. Preparis offers technology to alert your employees rapidly with our two-way emergency notification system, then use our incident management tool to filter and update their statuses. During an emergency, a phone tree will be insufficient in communicating across the entire organization.

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    Tabletop Exercise Success

    Tabletop Exercise Success

    Elements of a Successful Tabletop and Increasing Your Business’s Emergency Preparedness

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    Managing Trauma, Loss and Grief in the Workplace

    Managing Trauma, Loss and Grief in the Workplace

    Recognizing signs of employee discomfort, tips for addressing mental health and moving forward after a traumatic event.

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