Category Archives: risk

‘Human error’ blamed for BA’s server crash. But which human and what error?

When there’s an accident at work, it’s often the worker involved who is blamed. Sometimes – after lengthy and thorough investigations – the multiple causes of accidents are revealed to be much broader than ‘someone doing something stupid’ and the hope … Continue reading

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The theme of Business Continuity Awareness Week is Cyber Security. No, really…

If businesses and public organizations needed a kick in the backside over their cyber crisis preparedness, then many got it over the weekend as the ransomware ‘Wanna Decryptor’ paralysed hundreds of thousands of users and systems in more than 100 … Continue reading

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Making America Great Again: risks and opportunities for the new POTUS

I wouldn’t want to be Mr. Trump. Not for all the tea in China (although from Friday, I hear he will be mandating that ‘all that tea must be made in the US from now on’). I wouldn’t want to … Continue reading

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