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Assessing Risk and Business Impact

Last Updated: April 15, 2011
Reviewed: January 11, 2010


To minimize the impact of a disaster, a department must first identify and prioritize their critical business functions, and then develop a recovery plan for quick restoration.


Departmental managers.

Process Overview

  1. Complete a Risk Assessment
  2. Complete a Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Questionnaire

NOTE: To assist you with this process, you may:


The following links can be found on the UH Plant Operations web site: Environmental Health & Risk Management, "Business Continuity Planning"