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Business continuity plan

A business continuity plan details how a department will provide services or conduct business after an

In addition to identifying essential services, equipment and contact information, the plan also prepares staff for possible emergency situations and instructs employees on how to respond.

UGA’s Office of Emergency Preparedness offers an online planning tool at that can help departments develop a business continuity plan.

OEP staff also teach the one-hour course “Taking Care of Business: How Your Department Can Continue Operations After an Emergency” at Training and Development. The next class will be held June 1 at 10 a.m. in the Training and Development building. For more information, visit