Business Continuity Planning Resources and Checklists

A list of resources and checklists to help companies prepare for a pandemic. Included are Canadian and International Government sources, as well as Private Sector. (Source: Public Health Agency of Canada)

Information Guide for Private Sector Pandemic Planning

Information to aid Private Sector organizations to prepare for a pandemic. Includes a guide to Business Continuity Planning as well as checklists.

Pandemic Planning Toolkit (Ontario Chamber of Commerce)

A toolkit to help prepare your company during a health crisis. Includes a checklist for your business.

10 Steps You Can Take - A Checklist for Business Pandemic Planning

A simple checklist from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety

Pandemic Business Toolkit

This pandemic business tool kit was developed by a Pandemic Influenza Task Force led by the International Centre for Infectious Diseases (ICID).




























National Influenza Pandemic Plans

A comparative analysis of national pandemic plans provided by the World Health Organization January 2011.

Highlights from the Canadian Pandemic Influenza Plan for the Health Sector A pandemic plan by the Public Health Agency of Canada with consideration for the Health Sector
Pandemic Influenza Risk Management WHO Interim Guidance WHO guidance document, Pandemic Influenza Risk Management, updates and replaces Pandemic influenza preparedness and response: a WHO guidance document, which was published in 2009. This revision of the guidance takes account of lessons learnt from the influenza A(H1N1) 2009 pandemic and of other relevant developments.
What Businesses Need to Know About Pandemic Flu Planning: Business Continuity Planning Guide for Influenza Pandemic (Business Development Bank of Canada) A guide to aid in planning for an influenza pandemic for small to medium businessess



Influenza Pandemic Simulation: Implications for the Public and Private Sectors

A Simulation developed in collaboration with The World Economic Forum and Booz Allen Hamilton to provide insight and solutions for a pandemic.

Preparing Your Business: A Discussion Tool for Businesses in Preparing for Pandemic Flu and other Emergencies

A pandemic scenario and a list of questions to consider in planning for a pandemic.



Quick Hit References

5 Ways a Business Can Help Their Employees Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety
6 Things Employees Need to Know Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety

9 Steps to Prepare Your Business for a Pandemic

Baseline Magazine
10 Questions for Pandemic Planning CIO
Canadian Government Resources:  

Finding Reliable Information During a Pandemic

A list of various Canadian sources to call or view on-line for pandemic information.

Pandemics and Workplace Laws

Canadian laws on working during a pandemic. (Source: Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety)

Other Resources:  

Influenza Pandemic: Gaps in Pandemic Planning & Preparedness Need to be Addressed

A Document by the United States Government Accountability Office addressing best practices in pandemic planning.

International SOS Pandemic Preparedness

The latest H1N1 news, pandemic overviews, country updates and maps, travel advice, clinical information and more.

National Action Plan for Human Influenza Pandemic

The September 2011 version of the National Action Plan for Human Influenza Pandemic (NAP) was endorsed by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG).