Objectives of Business Continuity Management

Objectives of Business Continuity Management

These are to:

• Reduce the likelihood of a disruption occurring that affects your business through a risk management process
• Minimise the impact of that disruption should it occur
• Protect staff and their welfare – ensure staff know their roles and responsibilities
• Tackle potential failures within your supply chain
• Protect your business
• Preserve and maintain relationships with customers
• Mitigate negative publicity
• Safeguard your market share and/or competitive advantage
• Protect your profits or revenue and avoid financial losses
• Prevent or reduce damage to your reputation and image
• Protect key business activities to ensure services are maintained
• Enhance your ability to recover following a disruption to normal operating conditions