Continuity Workshops Improve Preparedness for Two Georgia Counties

Like other counties across the country, Barrow and Cobb counties in Georgia understand the need for preparedness and continuity in an emergency. They know natural disasters, cyberattacks, and other critical events can disrupt local government operations for days, hours, [...]

BOLDplanning Kicks Off Hazard Mitigation Plan Update for Marshall County, IN

BOLDplanning, a division of Agility Recovery, and Marshall County, Indiana, recently moved forward with their collaborative efforts to update the county’s existing Hazard Mitigation Plan, or HMP, last updated in 2018. The work began with a kickoff planning workshop, which was [...]

How Viable is Your Organization’s Continuity of Operations Plan? Could Automation Help?

Catastrophic weather. Devastating cyberattacks. Unthinkable human-made disasters. The world isn’t getting any less risky (perhaps even more so). For these reasons and many others, organizations must know how to respond to such critical events and maintain essential functions. This [...]

November is No Time to Let Guard Down for Atlantic Hurricane Season

In less than 30 days, the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season will come to an end. And while many are still grappling with the devastating impacts of Hurricane Ian from August, others are breathing a sigh of relief. But should they?  Data [...]

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Ends; Cyberthreats and Attacks Continue

October, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, is quickly coming to an end, but concerns over malicious and (and often costly) cyberthreats certainly are not. A 2021 press release issued jointly by McAfee Enterprise and FireEye stated that cyberthreats have increased by [...]

Plan Today for a More Resilient Tomorrow: October is National Community Planning Month

Every year, FEMA (in conjunction with the National Planning Association) recognizes October as National Community Planning Month. Its purpose is to identify long-term, equitable solutions that reduce risk from natural hazards; in other words, to plan today to be more resilient [...]