DEM557 Park Unit 6 Continuity of Operations and Recovery Planning Discussions

Unit 6: Discussion Directions

Post Requirements

Initial posts should be 250-350 words in length, with appropriate references back to the readings.

Unit 6: Fink – Discussion (Required) (Initial posts)

Wallace and Webber’s discussion of an EOC to the Memorial EOC. How was Memorial’s EOC established and used? Who managed the EOC operations? How could the EOC at Memorial have been more effective? How were the three main EOC functions (command and control, operational control, and recovery planning) managed by Memorial?

Unit 6: Wallace – Discussion 1 (Initial posts)

Discuss work place recovery. What must be considered when planning for work place needs following a disaster?

Unit 6: Wallace – Discussion 2 (Initial posts)

Discuss vital records recovery. What must be considered when planning for maintaining and recovering an organization’s vital records and data?


Title: Five Days at Memorial

Edition: 1st

Author: Sheri Fink

Publisher: Crown Publishers, 2013

ISBN-13: 9780307718969

Title: The Disaster Recovery Handbook

Edition: 2nd

Author: Michael & Wallace & Lawrence Webber

Publisher: AMACOM Publishers, 2011

ISBN: 9780814416136