No one was prepared to handle the COVID-19 outbreak. What do security directors need to do now to address it? Here are six important steps to mitigating the risk associated with this outbreak.
The impacts of COVID-19 are growing every day and won’t be fully understood for months. Even small businesses that don’t engage in global travel will and are being affected by the virus, and organizations with colleagues in healthcare, retail, hospitality, and many other sectors face significant potential exposure to the virus.
Corporate Security Directors play a pivotal role in collecting, processing, and disseminating intelligence to all stakeholders within the company quickly and efficiently. Maintaining business continuity during a crisis can often be at odds with upholding the company’s duty of care, so executives require accurate information to make the right decisions and communications tools to keep everyone informed.
Scott Frigaard, a subject matter expert within advanced security solutions for smart cities, has outlined six major action steps to assist companies in their efforts to navigate the COVID-19 outbreak.