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Civil Contingencies Secretariat joins BCI Partnership

New research from the BCI Partnership reveals that less than 50% of UK workers have been advised what to do in the event of their workplace becoming inaccessible following an incident such as a fire or flood. Key results from the October YouGov poll also show that less than 30% of workers thought their employer could survive a continued disruption for over six months with nearly 20% fearing their employer would be out of business within one month. On a personal level 44% of respondents felt their families would start to suffer after just four weeks if continued disruption at work meant the loss of the family’s main income. The poll, which covered 2000 UK adults, also explored workers’ understanding of the term “Business Continuity Management” showing a generally poo... »