Surprise! – Its Hurricane Season

Surprise! – Its Hurricane Season

“With every mistake, we must surely be learning.” ~ George Harrison (While My Guitar Gently Weeps) The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season is becoming one of the most active seasons on record, thanks to a stretch of long-lived, destructive hurricanes over the past five...
While Rome is burning… Are you Nero?

While Rome is burning… Are you Nero?

Guest blogger: Brad Cole, CFE & LPI, Executive Director & Senior Coordinator, K9 First Responders, Inc. (K9FR)   A crisis unfolds. A hurricane hits your facility. You prepare and respond.   So far… under control. A natural gas line ruptures, fire starts...
Crisis Management Planning for the Traveling Employee

Crisis Management Planning for the Traveling Employee

Traveling in this dynamic and unpredictable world can present many challenges. Some destinations can present more challenges than others. That’s why preparedness is key. Organizations have a duty of care to ensure traveling employees are provided with the right...
5 Principles of Situational Awareness While Traveling

5 Principles of Situational Awareness While Traveling

So, what is situational awareness? There are many definitions all of which explain what situational awareness is in a similar way. The term we use is as follows: Situational Awareness is “closely monitoring what is going on around you in a complex and dynamic...