Pandemic Influenza Continuity of Operations Template Instructions from FEMA
This template provided by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) gives guidance to assist organizations in developing a Pandemic Influenza Continuity of Operations Plan or, if the organization already has a continuity plan, a Pandemic Influenza Annex. General guidance and sample information is provided for reference, and organizations are encouraged to tailor Pandemic Influenza Continuity Plans to meet specific organizational needs and requirements.
The template addresses continuity plans, pandemic response plans, risk communication, and elements of a viable pandemic influenza continuity capability, including:
- Essential functions
- Orders of succession
- Delegations of authority
- Continuity facilities
- Continuity communications
- Essential records management
- Human resources
- Test, training, and exercises
- Devolution of control and direction
For more resources on the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, please visit the ASIS Disease Outbreak Security Resources page.