Category: Business Continuity Insights & Impacts

Risk management is no place to cut corners during a pandemic
30 September 2020 | Feature Article

Risk management is no place to cut corners during a pandemic

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One of the biggest risks businesses may experience in the next 12 months is the postponement of risk management and mitigation processes. As businesses reassess, reframe, adjust and adapt, our advice to all businesses is that these cutbacks must be short-lived, if they happen at all.
Cyclone Loss Prevention
25 September 2020 | Feature Article

Cyclone Loss Prevention

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Last-minute commercial/industrial windstorm and flood preparation to help mitigate damage from cyclones.
Continuity not complacency
20 August 2020 | Feature Article

Continuity not complacency

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A pandemic shouldn’t be a litmus test for the readiness of your business continuity plan, says Stuart Selden, Manager Business Risk Consulting and Chief Risk Officer, FM Global Australia.
Why businesses must invest now to prepare for climate risk
08 April 2020 | Feature Article

Why businesses must invest now to prepare for climate risk

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With climate risk top of the agenda, directors must ensure their companies are protected during extreme events, says FM Global Operations Chief Engineer Michael Stuckings.
Coronavirus spreads to business operations
27 March 2020 | Feature Article

Coronavirus spreads to business operations

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Being resilient means preparing for everything—including infectious disease. The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is disrupting organisations in ways not previously experienced or planned for. What can you do to protect your business?
Virtual client learning lessons
25 March 2020 | Feature Article

Virtual client learning lessons

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Attention FM Global clients: Whether or not your business has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, you can be sure of one thing—now is the perfect time to learn all you can to make your business more resilient.
Energy storage and systems and fire protection
12 March 2020 | Feature Article

Energy storage and systems and fire protection

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FM Global has released new research and recommendations to improve awareness on what can be done to improve the safety of lithium-ion battery-based energy systems.
Building resilience in complex international supply chains
12 February 2020 | Feature Article

Building resilience in complex international supply chains

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Companies are increasingly vulnerable to indirect supply chain disruptions and need to factor this into their supply chain risk management. Despite the increasing complexity of supply chain risk management, it seems executives in C-suites could do more to address the issue directly.
Grappling with cyber complacency in the mining sector
10 February 2020 | Feature Article

Grappling with cyber complacency in the mining sector

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A recent survey by Pricewaterhouse Coopers found that Australian CEOs view cybersecurity risks as their greatest threat to business growth. Yet many mining executives are reporting that it would take a “catastrophic” cyber incident for industry to act and build adequate cyber resiliency.
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