Risk Management NEWS
NC4®, a leader in revolutionizing safety and security and an innovator in risk management solutions, is excited to showcase our solutions at NRF Protect at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Dallas, Texas, June 12 - June 13, 2018.
NC4® Partners with Groupdolists to Enhance NC4 Risk Center™ Customer Experience. Go from, “Oh No” to, “Let’s Go” with integrated solution alerts that mobilize incident response teams in seconds.
NC4® will showcase the convergence of physical and cyber security through a solutions demonstration at the International Security Conference & Exposition in Las Vegas, NV at the Sands Expo Convention Center from April 11 through April 13, 2018. NC4 solutions will be demonstrated by special appointment during the event.
NY Daily News
Facebook activated its “Safety Check” feature
Tuesday after a gun-wielding motorist mowed down unsuspecting cyclists in a Lower Manhattan bike lane, killing at least eight people.
“Police continue to investigate a shooting and vehicle ramming incident that occurred in the general area of Chambers St. and West St,” the social media site’s “Crisis Response” page for “The Violent Incident in Manhattan, New York,” read Tuesday.
NC4® is excited to announce an expanded user interface and mapping to provide advanced capabilities for NC4 Risk Center™ users. Risk Center will be showcased at the 63rd Annual ASIS International Conference in Dallas, TX at the Kay Bailey Convention Center from September 26th – 28th.
Protect your organization with proactive, real-time risk management solutions
In our global environment, natural disasters, terrorist attacks, civil unrest, and other catastrophic events can create major risks that can seriously impact all aspects of your organization. If you’re responsible for protecting a major organization or government agency, then you need access to real-time threat information in order to successfully mitigate risks and safeguard your physical assets, continuity of business operations, and the lives of your employees.
NC4 has developed best-in-class risk management solutions that strengthen your organization's abilities to handle specific concerns for those involved in Business Continuity, Corporate Security, Enterprise Risk Management, Supply Chain Risk Management, and Travel Risk Management.
Our risk management solutions deliver actionable information that helps reduce risk and increase your situational awareness wherever you have people or assets. You’ll receive precise geo-coding of real-time incidents and traveler locations enabling pinpoint delivery, plus straightforward relevancy profiling for the highest-value alerting. With 24/7 access to early warnings and proactive intelligence, you’ll know about potential threats to assets, infrastructure, business continuity and employee health and safety.
There’s no time to waste when an incident occurs. Get ahead of the situation with NC4’s risk management solutions and protect your organization before it’s too late.
A good business continuity program is not only about having well-exercised plans. You also need tools that will help you know what is happening and how an incident will potentially impact your organization.
Disasters strike with uncertainty, and can grind a business to a halt as well as negatively affect business operations, IT infrastructure, customers, and employees. If a disaster touched your business tomorrow, how long would it take you to know how seriously it affected your key facilities, supply chains and workforce? Would you know how to notify key personnel and first responders, as well as keep everyone informed and updated? Do you know how to effectively manage an incident or large-scale event? Do you know how to take care of and keep track of your traveling personnel?
NC4’s risk management solutions enhance your business continuity programs by providing daily-use tools that benefit your organization and bring value through:
- Extending your organization's ability to monitor, gather and analyze potential risks to assets, employees, and supply chains
- Improving situational awareness to enable intelligent risk management and mitigation
- Easy-to-use, browser-based tools help speed escalation and response times
- Improving intelligence sharing for informed decision-making across the enterprise
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Business Continuity solutions.
In a rapidly changing and ever-increasingly dangerous world, the responsibility to protect personnel, physical assets, inventories, and supply chains also increases exponentially. The need to know about situations that may have an adverse effect on people and places nearby or across the world places a significant demand on corporate security professionals or departments within an organization tasked with keeping the enterprise safe and secure.
Proactively protecting your assets, employees, and inventories begins with having powerful corporate security tools that let you know what is happening how it could negatively affect your organization.
NC4 Corporate Security solutions bring organizations an unparalleled level of situational awareness by providing them a better understanding of current and emergent situations, along with critical contextual information and relevant assessments, and easy-to-use online tools to efficiently manage both internal and external security issues.
NC4 solutions enhance an organization's security posture with the following benefits:
- Extend your organization's ability to monitor, gather, and analyze potential risks
- Heighten situational awareness to enable intelligent risk management and mitigation to protect assets, personnel, and supply chains
- Speed escalation and response times
- Reduce overhead costs
- Improve intelligence sharing for informed decision making across the enterprise
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Corporate Security solutions.
Threats know no organizational boundaries. Threats can be targeted at any part of an organization and can quickly impact stakeholder value. Up-the-ante when you factor in globalization.
Protecting your brand, reputation, intellectual property, supply and distribution chains, customer relations, and employees requires risk visibility and a coordinated response to mitigate risks and stop the potential for a disastrous chain reaction across the enterprise.
That’s why organizations around the globe rely on NC4’s Enterprise Risk Management solutions for a comprehensive, common operating picture of their global risk exposure. NC4’s solutions provide organizations with proactive, relevant information and predictive intelligence of risks that could threaten critical infrastructure, cause business disruption, or affect employee health and safety.
NC4 Enterprise Risk Management solutions can complement your organization's enterprise risk management program, bringing the following benefits:
- Extends the organization's ability to monitor, gather and analyze potential risks
- Heightens situational awareness to enable intelligent risk management and mitigation
- Speeds escalation and response times
- Reduces overhead costs
- Improves intelligence sharing for informed decision making across the enterprise
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Enterprise Risk Management solutions.
Earthquakes, tsunamis, fires, floods, and other natural disasters have the power to disrupt the world's economies. However, smaller localized events, like an industrial fire at a manufacturing facility, labor strikes, or train derailments, can also cause catastrophic supply chain shortages and shipment delays.
At the core of Supply Chain Risk Management lies risk visibility, a key differentiator for resilient supply chains. Solutions like NC4 Risk Center™ help streamline your organization’s ability to monitor and analyze worldwide incidents to dramatically increase your ability to prepare and respond to risks that threaten your supply chain, people, and organization – both locally and globally.
When disaster strikes, NC4’s Supply Chain Risk Management solutions alert you to the situation and give you the ability to visualize these risks alongside your supply chain to better understand your organization's overall risk exposure. Benefits include:
- Improve overall understanding of risk drivers and geographical concentration of risk
- Speed the ability to mitigate supply chain disruptions
- Get quick access to supplier/vendor key-contact information in geographic context
- Build greater resiliency into your supply chain with our exclusive Historical Reporting and Analysis tools
- Get real-time intelligence to minimize any downtime
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Supply Chain Risk Management solutions.
As organizations expand their global footprint, it is increasingly important to have up-to-date intelligence on global risks from travel risk management companies in order to protect employee travelers and expats.
Organizations need a travel risk assessment that contains timely information on health, safety, crime, terrorism, economic conditions and political developments at a local level, and the ability to visualize this information alongside employee travel itineraries to better understand the organization's risk exposure.
Global organizations turn to NC4 to get the relevant information they need, when they need it. NC4’s Travel Risk Management solutions set a new standard by combining travel intelligence, traveler tracking, real-time threat alerting, and predictive intelligence in one place – at your fingertips.
NC4 Travel Risk Management solutions improve an organization's risk visibility with a 360° view of their travel risk exposure and a powerful suite of travel risk management tools. Benefits include:
- Prepare travelers with customized and automated pre-trip advisories
- Notify at-risk travelers with targeted alerts
- Fulfill Duty of Care requirements
- Enable a confident response when problems arise
- Create reports that support price negotiations and budgeting requirements
Contact us today to learn more about NC4 Travel Risk Management solutions.
Risk Management BLOG
More and more employees are taking advantage of corporate travel plans to see the world and spend time with their friends and family. Is your travel risk management program stuck in the past, or does it embrace the new work-life balance?
The internet—particularly social media— has changed how we publicly communicate and share information. Tools to mine the digital world for relevance are becoming increasingly vital, and increasingly useful for leaders everywhere.
Where there’s smoke, there’s fire. Last year’s California wildfire season was the most destructive on record. Are you prepared for what could happen this year?
Strange things are happening to American workers abroad. The State Department has issued health warnings and travel alerts for U.S. citizens in China and Cuba.
NC4 safety and security solutions provide retailers with timely, comprehensive global threat and incident information, giving retailers the ability to proactively mitigate risks to their organization.
Those tasked with protecting critical infrastructure, physical assets, supply chains, and employees must have risk visibility with access to real-time threat information and predictive intelligence in order to execute a coordinated response to mitigate risks to the organizations they serve.
These names may not mean much to you now, but chances are, seven of them will become house-hold hurricane names this season, with at least three of them reaching major hurricane strength: Alberto, Beryl, Chris, Debby, Ernesto, Florence, Gordon, Helene, Isaac, Joyce, Kirk, Leslie, Michael, Nadine, Oscar, Patty, Rafael, Sara, Tony, Valerie, William.
Information alone is merely data, a collection of facts. With 24/7 news media cycles, social media, and internet outlets, there is no shortage of readily available information about everything from terrorism...
There's no doubt that global supply chains have maximized efficiency for companies all over the world; however, with talk of a potential trade war looming, even the most mature global supply chain is at risk, with new liabilities presented at every turn, over and above existing challenges of language difference, terrorism, time zones, natural disasters, and cultural barriers.
What exactly is situational awareness and what does it mean for your traveling employees?
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