Major incidents affecting business

This page provides advice on were to find information relevant to businesses affected by major incidents.

Business continuity and emergency preparedness

Businesses face challenges like staff absences, IT issues and temporary loss of utilities every day. However, a bigger or longer emergency can have a massive impact on a business.

Many small businesses which experience a major emergency do not survive in the long run if they don't have a business continuity plan.

Employers also have a responsibility to make sure that staff are safe and so emergency training is important.

Information for businesses is available on the NIBusiness info website.

This includes details on:

  • business continuity plans
  • insurance
  • risk management

A template to assist businesses prepare for emergencies is also available from the webpage below:

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