Whether you use the BOLDplanning.com platform for your Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) or Continuity of Operations (COOP) plan, or you don’t, you know the importance of information. Accurate, accessible, and actionable information. In previous blog posts, we’ve explained how the Reports Module within the BOLDplanning.com platform can quickly provide planners helpful details about the people (aka Contacts) and places, i.e., Alternate Facilities, associated with their EOPs and COOPs. This time around, we’ll take a look at how the Reports Module can supply crucial information pertaining to the many things, or resources, included in these all-important plans.

Organizational Resources

Think about it. Day in and day out, your organization relies on a number of things, or Resources, to perform its duties. These things usually include computers, equipment, internet access, phones, money, documents, etc. Lose one, some, or all of these things, and operations can grind to a screeching halt.

For this reason, it is important for planners to coordinate with others so that all of these required resources are listed in their organizational plans. It is also important for planners to outline which things must be up and runnin