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Pandemic Planning: A Guide for HR Professionals

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Co-published by First Reference and the Human Resources Professional Association, this 40-page paper explains why HR professionals are ideally positioned to take the lead in pandemic planning within their organizations, and provides a methodology for building a robust Business Continuity Plan.


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Inside the guide

  • What is an Influenza Pandemic?
  • Why is Pandemic Planning Different?
  • Establishing responsibilities
  • Creating a Pandemic "Shadow" Policy Manual
  • Creating Pandemic-Specific Policies
  • Reviewing and Revising Existing Employment Policies
  • Reviewing and Revising Pay and Performance Policies
  • Reviewing and Revising Benefits Policies
  • Reviewing and Revising Employee Relations Policies
  • Reviewing and Revising Health and Safety Policies
  • Communicating Your Plan
  • Recovery: After the Threat has Passed

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