Travel Risk Preparedness

According to a panel of security experts at the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) convention this month, there are three major themes that are causes of crisis on a regional or global scale: natural disasters, terrorist attacks and disease outbreaks. The panelists agreed that preparedness is the key element to handling such events. Have a plan. Make sure travelers are aware of risks. Provide travel-risk and crisis management training to personnel. Have communication resources and decision-makers in place, in advance. Ensure time deployment of resources to the crisis site. Read more.