Useful guides, reports and best practices for improving resilience.

Risk Reduction

An e-learning, counter-terrorism resource for all UK-based companies and organisations.
A guidance document to support planning at all levels of society when facing a possible influenza pandemic.
A plan reflecting the roles and responsibilities of Public Health England during an influenza pandemic.
Seven, internationally agreed global targets for disaster risk reduction and four priorities for action at Global, Regional, National and Local levels.
An extensive guidance document on security and safety in crowded places with sector specification.
Organisational advice on how to prepare for a marauding terrorist attack.
A scorecard to help monitoring and evaluating progress in implementing the Sendai Framework and enabling local disaster risk reduction strategies.
A white paper explaining why traditional approaches to managing emergencies and business disruptions are outdated and offering a new holistic approach to Critical Event Management.
An extensive document detailing the findings of national flood resilience review and the actions being taken nationwide to improve flood resilience.
Practical flood plan guidance for communities and groups.
A guidance document to help you manage the risk of employee’s behaviour damaging your business.
A guide to improving the resilience of critical infrastructure and essential services.


A guide providing guidance to all types of organisations, regardless of size, on social responsibility.
A synthesis of expert knowledge designed to help cities become more resilient to shocks and stresses.
A standard defining a set of indicators to steer and measure the performance of city services and quality of life.
Guidance on organizational resilience
Security and resilience. Organizational resilience. Principles and attributes
Societal Security – Business continuity management systems – Requirements
Societal Security – Business continuity management systems – Guidance