Archive | September, 2013

How many annual work hours does a City Emergency Manager need to work to manage a comprehensive Emergency Management Program?

Crisis Management Consulting recently completed a report for the City of Puyallup, WA City Manager which included estimating the annual work hours for an Emergency Manager to manage, (not develop, but take over and manage) an emergency management program for a city in a metropolitan area.  Our conservative estimate was 2,835 hours in one year […]

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ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management Systems – is certification for you?

Almost everyone I have met who has worked in emergency management or any related fields has experience and knowledge and a basic foundation in what is now known in the global environment as Business Continuity Management System or BCMS.  This is the most intelligent approach to a “comprehensive” or some would call “whole-istic” emergency management […]

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