Disaster preparedness for businesses The Business Continuity Diagnostic is an online tool to help businesses understand and manage the risks they are facing.Small and medium-sized businesses are the backbone of our community and their ability to recover from a disaster directly impacts local, provincial and national economies.The online resource can help businesses prepare now for the unexpected. A crisis can threaten an organization in a multitude of tangible and intangible ways. Following the best practices in risk management can mean the difference between recovery and bankruptcy. To get started, take the free IBC Diagnostic Rocket Survey to assess your level of preparedness and receive recommendations for improvements. Emergency Preparedness for your businessRisk management is a crucial part of every business. Life can throw its share of curveballs so it’s important to be ready for anything. And yet, a large number of small businesses don’t have an emergency preparedness plan in place.Commercial Insurance for Small Business Q&A Question to ask your insurance representative.Business Insurance and YouManaging risk is an essential part of every business, large or small. Theft, fire, vandalism, riots: A host of perils could come your way and you need to be ready for them. Let’s look at some of the basic steps you can take.