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The Definitive List of Exercise Scenarios

I put the following post on the Linkedin BCMIX  Group about a month ago. I asked readers to help me compile the definitive list of exercise scenarios. I have had about 50 replies so far.

The list can be found at I have also put some information on what events the scenario is good for and the likely timescales of the incident.

What I would like to do is get some example of real events which could help people get some background information for the scenario or can show that the actual scenario has happened! Could you, if you have an example of the scenario, type it in or put a link (for reports on the incident or articles on it) into the comments / example column in the spread sheet.

As it is saved in Google docs we should be able all to work on the document.

Thanks for your help.

About Charlie Maclean-Bristol

Charlie Maclean-Bristol is one of the Founders and Directors of PlanB Consulting. He is also the Training Director of Business Continuity Training Ltd., a UK-based training provider accredited by the Business Continuity Institute. Charlie is a former Business Continuity Institute board member and one of the very few Fellows of both the Emergency Planning Society and the Business Continuity Institute.

A former Infantry Captain in the British Army, Charlie held several emergency planning, business continuity and crisis management positions within the energy and utility industry before founding PlanB Consulting in 2007. Over the past twelve years, Charlie has delivered business continuity consultancy in 6 of the worlds 7 continents, frequently providing full business continuity roll-outs to organisations of all sizes and in all sectors.

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