Crisis Management Unit
When a disaster or a crisis strikes, there is a clear need for immediate action, in order to guarantee the maximum effort to save lives, livelihoods, communities.
But when there are no disasters, no emergencies ongoing, this need is less feasible, it is subtle, often imperceptible.
The most of the Crisis and Emergency Management activity is not completely perceived: prevision and prevention are the key element to succeed, and Beacon is in the front line.
Beacon’s Crisis Management Unit is specialised in three emergency management areas:
- Emergency Operation Center management and Emergency Command & Control Systems
- Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and explosive threats
- Disaster Risk Reduction
The Unit, under the direct coordination of the CEO of the Company, is a unique elements among the Italian business panorama. Its competences are useful for small & medium enterprises, big companies other than public bodies and authorities or not for profit organizations.
Beacon’s activities are various, from environmental data analysis to scenario development, even through common or new-built apps and softwares. Cooperation with research institutes, other than coordinating bodies is fundamental, in Beacon’s vision
Planning, definition of proper actions to reduce or manage the risk, mitigation thanks to our engineering partners and preparedness: with proper training to responders, volunteers and support organizations. In a concept: strengthening of communities resilience. That is what Beacon do best.
Beacon’s CMU is able to provide Rapid Assessment and 3C (command, control and communications) teams in 18 hours or less, depending of the agreement. As better specified here, also CBRNE coordination teams could be deployed on need-to-operate basis.