|Infographic by Mercer Insights |
Most companies would think they are ready for disasters, but
when the situation arises some don’t have a real work plan that allows them to
get back on their feet as soon as possible.
Devastating scenes like Japan’s tsunami in 2011, Colorado’s
wildfires and Sandy Hurricane in NY, are still in our minds reminding us how we
must always have a disaster recovery plan
in case something happens to us. Most
companies are protected against any failure in infrastructure but is your
company ready to react against the impact of displaced workforce?
Global consulting company, Mercer, did a survey on workforce readiness
to 140 organizations reflected on the past year and their own
preparedness. The infographic compares organizations in the Americas and Asia.
“As we have seen during recent disasters, without a
workforce plan, companies have to scramble to accommodate displaced and
distraught employees.” says Samantha Polovina, the Mercer Principal who oversaw
In 2011, 52% of those covered with a workforce plan did not need
to activate it. Hopefully your company will be among that percentage, but don’t
leave it all to the odds.
today and ask us about disaster plans that may
fit your company needs, available anywhere in the US and Canada
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