Business Continuity is for life not just BCAW 2012

With Business Continuity Awareness Week 2012 looming many businesses pay little or no attention to what could or would happen in a disaster scenario. After all, that’s what insurance is for, right?


Only 6% of companies suffering from catastrophic data loss survive, while 43% never reopen and 51% close within two years.

Companies lose an average of £50,000 for every hour of downtime.

Man-made disasters affect 10% of small businesses.

Natural disasters have impacted more than 30% of all small businesses.

About 70% of all successful attacks on computer networks were carried out by employees. (Gartner 2011)

Do you know how to protect your company?

For more advice on how to protect your business in case of a disaster call Amanda on 01480 446142 or email

Business Continuity Awareness Week 2012