COVID-19 COPING STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESS CONTINUITY
A REPORT COMMISSIONED BY G4S CORPORATE RISK SERVICES FOR A MODEST FEE
COVID-19 Coping Strategies for Business Continuity is a full length report that presents the latest scientific information about the disease, countermeasures against it, a forecast through 2021, business continuity coping strategies and guidance for an institutionalized health security approach that can prepare organizations for a preemptive response to future epidemic/pandemic threats.
The report is authored for G4S by J. Kevin Baird, PhD FASTMH, a medical microbiology expert for the University of Oxford, United Kingdom as well as serving on numerous advisory boards to the World Health Organization and as a consultant to major pharmaceutical companies.
Readers can expect to learn the essential biological, clinical and epidemiological features of SARS-COV-2 and the events that lead to the elevation of this epidemic to a pandemic level.
Also covered are medically-backed countermeasures to control the disease; both preemptive and reactive responses. Dr. Baird goes on to advise on health security strategies for COVID-19, in order to provide work spaces of greatly mitigated or eliminated risk of infection, a required element of business continuity. Future forecasts and predictions for the future developments of the disease are covered and strategies for how businesses might cope for these additional waves. The report concludes with key unknowns that businesses should closely monitor, enabling them to best prepared.