Cyber Liability Insurance -Tracey Vispoli, Senior Vice President at the Chubb Group and Chubb's Global Manager for Cyber Security, discusses what cyber security means and how cyber security is necessary for any company's disaster and recovery plan. Tracey also explains the insurance industry's role in mitigating cyber risks. Cyber terrorism will be the subject of the TIPS Fall meeting on October 13, 2011, at the Fairmont Hotel in Seattle, Washington, part of TIPS Chair Randy Aliment's year-long initiative designed to bring disaster awareness to a heightened level. Click here to listen.
Continuing the Business of the Supreme Court: When the Unthinkable Happens - Norman J. Ornstein, a Political Scientist and Resident Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, and one of the authors of the Continuity of the Supreme Court Report, and James C. Duff, the President and CEO of the Freedom Forum, a former Administrative Assistant to Chief Justice Rehnquist, and until recently, the Director of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, discuss the preservation of the Supreme Court in the aftermath of a terrorist attack or other form of mass disaster. Click here to listen.
Preparing your employees to cope with DISASTER -- Emily Fortmen, the Director of Preparedness and Community Engagement for the American Red Cross at the Western Washington chapters, based in Seattle Washington, provides practical information on how employers can assist employees to prepare for and respond to any emergency. Click here to listen.
Adhering to the Rule of Law in a Pandemic Emergency -- Wendy Mariner, Utley Professor of Health Law, Bioethics & Human Rights at Boston University School of Public Health, and Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law, explains the need for a public health and educational approach to preparedness and response to a pandemic emergency. Click here to listen.
Foreign and Domestic Acts of Terrorism -- Sal Lifrieri, CEO and President of Protective Countermeasures & Consulting, Inc. and the former Director of Security and Intelligence Operations for the Office of Emergency Management for the City of New York under former Mayor Rudy Giuliani, describes how the counter-terrorism activities in New York City were organized and outlines the current risks we face from domestic and foreign acts of terrorism and how to be prepared. Click here to listen.
Search Dogs: Some Heroes Have Four Paws -- Wilma Melville, the founder of the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, provides insight to the selection and training of those magnificent animals that rescue victims of disasters, whether the disaster is caused by the hand of man or act of nature. Click here to listen.