The BCIN resources section is a place where you can find out more about business continuity best practices, assistance, literature and communities.


Creating a Business Continuity Plan
What’s in a Business Continuity Plan

Business Continuity Plan Assistance

Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety’s
Florida Division of Emergency Management’s “Get a plan” for business

Business Portals and Lists

Department of Homeland Security’s “Ready Business”
Disaster Preparedness Strategies for Small Business

Communities of Interest

Association for Contingency Planners (ACP)
National Voluntary Organization Active in Disaster (VOAD)

Education and Certification

The Business Continuity Institute
Voluntary Private Sector Preparedness Accreditation and Certification Program

Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance
Broward County Emergency Management Division
Miami Dade County Emergency Management and Homeland Security
Monroe County Emergency Management
Palm Beach County Emergency Management
US Dept of Education Emergency Planning

Periodicals, Literature and the Web

Wikipedia’s “Business Continuity Planning”
CSO Online “Business Continuity”
WikiHow, “How to create a Business Continuity Plan”