When disaster strikes
Read the article When disaster strikes ....... (you can do this in the window below or follow the previous link to read the article in a separate window) and then consider answers to the questions below.
You may also like to read the CBI press release about business risk.
Define the term 'contingency planning'.
Analyse three ways in which business can reduce the risks they face from the external environment.
Assess the extent to which technology can help reduce the risks faced by businesses from the external environment.
Have a look at the 10 minute assessment of business risk. What are the main risks identified?