Business Continuity Plan.docx

It also sets out a procedure for making critical

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actions. It also sets out a procedure for making critical decisions or escalating responsibilities in a major crisis (Kim & Solomon, 2014). Emergency contact information : Effective communication keeps employees aware of their duties after a disaster. It also helps maintain confidence among customers and others who have a stake in the business. The BCP should include up-dated communication and contact information on people and entities that may need to be contacted when a disaster occurred. Testing and Maintenance : Training and testing is essential to ensure the business recovery teams can fulfill their responsibilities. The continuity plan includes a detailed training program and sets dates for regular rehearsals of the recovery procedures[And131]. The BCP should appoint members of a disaster recovery team (DRT) made up of specialists with training and knowledge to handle various aspects of common disasters such as safety specialist, IT specialist, communications specialist,
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security specialist, personnel specialist, etc. to put things back together once the immediate crisis is over. References Kim, D., & Solomon, M. (2014). CSIA 301: Foundation of Cybersecurity Custom Ed. Burlington: Jones & Bartlett Learning. Young, A., & Laz, P. (2013, May 22). IT Focus Area: Forsythe . Retrieved from Forsythe Web site: - Successful-Business-Continuity-and-Disaster-Recovery-Program
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