United Benefit Advisors Insight and Analysis Blog

Don’t Let Terrorism Strike Your Disaster and Business Continuity Plans

Posted by: Bill Olson    May 12, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Corporate disaster plans used to be just weather-related, but in today’s world these plans should include acts of terrorism. The recent bomb explosions in the Brussels, Belgium, airport caused more than just death and destruction. It caused fear, travel delays, and a general feeling of helplessness.

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Topics: disaster preparedness, terrorism, business continuity, employee safety, disaster planning

Disasters Happen – Are Your Employees Prepared?

Posted by: Bill Olson    May 3, 2013 12:45:00 PM

There are some stunning statistics that speak to the fact that most employers are not prepared to handle a disaster. For instance, did you know that only 35 percent of small- to medium-sized businesses have a comprehensive disaster recovery plan*, yet 94 percent of them believe that a disaster could seriously disrupt their business in within the next two years?**

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Topics: HR webinars, disaster preparedness, UBA, hr consulting, HR compliance