Preparing for a Pandemic

Despite intensive media coverage, many organizations are shying away from preparing for a potential avian flu pandemic. A Mercer Human Resource Consulting survey of companies this spring found that only 7 percent of U.S. respondents had a budget for flu preparedness, and just 38 percent have formed crisis-management teams. But other organizations are preparing for a potential disaster that, according to a White House report, could result in 1.9 million deaths and keep 40 percent of the work f

Register to view the full article

Register for and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Already a member? .

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.