Preparing for a flu pandemic

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Crisis management expert Peter Roberts explains how businesses can protect their staff and maintain healthy operation during the autumn flu season.

The forthcoming flu season has generated a huge amount of news coverage, and clearly the fatality figures that have tracked swine flu’s progress across the globe have justified the reporting. However, this has provoked fear among crisis specialists that a ‘cry wolf’ mentality could undermine the readiness of many businesses. Absence management experts predict that firms will lose around £8.6bn from staff sickness, so it’s imperative that organisations are ready for all eventualities over the coming months.

One positive thing that has come out of the swine flu outbreak is that business continuity plans have b...

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