We live in an uncertain world.

Crises can hit any organisation, big and small.

You have spent a lot of time, effort and money building your business up. One incident, badly handled, could destroy years of hard work. If you can’t provide a service to your customers for any reason, you can be sure your competitors will!!

In 2018 alone, we’ve seen newsworthy incidents for many organisations:

These are the the ones which made the papers. There are thousands of other organisations which fail as a result of poor crisis preparedness.
Being prepared effectively can:

  • Reduce Costs – a well designed and executed plan can bring your business back to BAU quicker and more cost effectively.
  • Keep your customers – if you can’t service your customers, your competitors will.
  • Develop a competitive advantage – being resilient and responsive helps beat competitors and attract new customers
  • Prevent issues happening in the first place – introducing preventative measures to keep your business moving.

O-BC helps businesses like yours be safe and secure – Cost Effectively!

Benefits of an external assessment


  • Reduction in risk of incidents
  • Accountability
  • Improved overall performance and efficiency
  • Removal of uncertainty and inconsistency by managing disruption 
  • Greater clarification of staff responsibility
  • Improved internal communication
  • A major contribution to help reduce insurance costs.


  • Better public perception
  • Better market perception
  • Provides confidence for your customers, trade partners, stakeholders, regulators, local authority.
  • Competitive advantage / market differentiation
  • Demonstrates transparency and accountability