Recent North America news, articles and information

Theme for the 2015 US National Preparedness Month announced 22 July 2015
The Conference Board of Canada issues new lessons learned document about the 2013 Calgary Flood 22 July 2015
NFPA 1600 update process moves to next stage 21 July 2015
Recalls are an increasing risk for food industry businesses 21 July 2015
DRI International joins UN Private Sector Partnership 16 July 2015
Organizations failing to grasp the BYOD nettle 16 July 2015
Report highlights the importance of considering the specific needs of children in US disaster management 15 July 2015
‘Risk Management & Remote Work Policies’ 14 July 2015
University of Texas at Dallas study determines why organizations fight data breaches differently 10 July 2015
‘Leveraging COSO Across the Three Lines of Defense’ 10 July 2015
Business blackout: the insurance implications of a cyber attack on the US power grid 09 July 2015
Vendor risk management: a weak link in many organizations 09 July 2015
The hidden risks in cloud systems 08 July 2015
FFIEC launches cybersecurity risk assessment tool 02 July 2015
Seven steps to a successful data center / centre migration 02 July 2015
NIST appoints two new Disaster Resilience Fellows 01 July 2015
Is it time to rethink business continuity? 19 June 2015
Researchers look into the role that news media plays in causing public panic during high profile crises 16 June 2015
Databarracks launches BackupChecks backup management software 16 June 2015
New data visualization tool from FEMA helps businesses review disaster risk 15 June 2015


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