New and updated Loggist Training successfully delivered

29 JANUARY 2013 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

In December 2012 Charlie attended the “Developing Loggest Skills” course at the Emergency Planning College and on return updated the PlanB's Loggist Training  with the latest thinking and techniques. The new course was delivered to a number of Government Agencies in January achieving excellent feedback! The course was updated in include more on "defensible d...

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"Fight or Flight".... Vauxhall Helicopter Crash

23 JANUARY 2013 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

On Tuesday morning the main news item was a helicopter crash in central London which killed two people. It appears that the helicopter hit a crane in fog, exploded and then crashed on to the streets below narrowly missing the bulk of commuters on their way to work.A number of people were injured by flying debris and others had to be rescued from their cars b...

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Planning for the snow - Housing Association Business Continuity

22 JANUARY 2013 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Last year we helped a housing associating in the Derby area developed their business continuity plans. Alongside the planning for the normal business continuity risk we also helped them develop a severe weather plan as they had had a lot of issues with the severe weather and snow 2 years before.I emailed my contact to see how the organisation was coping with...

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Floods and fires........business as usual

15 JANUARY 2013 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Happy new year to all readers and I hope you had a good break. I suspect back to work for all of us and the Christmas break now seems a distant memory. In the UK the news over the Christmas period seems to be dominated by rain and yet more rain, inevitably followed by flooding. Transport seems one of the items of infrastructure which was hit and the train li...

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Training worldwide - new session starts

10 JANUARY 2013 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

For a number of years PlanB Consulting has been has been the Business Continuity Institutes (BCI) provider on on line trainers. We have delivered their "Live on Line course" to students from the Philippines to the USA and lots of places in-between. The training consists of the BCI's 5 day basic training course delivered, on line, over 8 weeks. Each session i...

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