Crisis Management Plan

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1. A Crisis Management Plan or CM Plan is a clearly defined and documented plan of action to coordinate, implement and manage a Crisis Management process.

Related Terms: Crisis Management, Crisis Management Planning, Crisis Management Team, Crisis Management Planning Methodology


BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 1: Project Management CL 1B: Foundation (BC)


BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 1: Project Management CL 1C: Foundation (CM)


BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 1: Project Management CL 1CC: Foundation (CC)


BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 1: Project Management CL 1D: Foundation (DR)



(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)

Types of Plans

2. document specifying which procedures and associated resources are to be applied by whom and where in a crisis Template:Source ISO22361:2022 3.5

3. A clearly defined and documented plan of action for use at the time of a crisis. Typically, a plan will cover all the key personnel, resources, services and actions required to implement and manage the Crisis Management process.

(Source: Business Continuity Institute - BCI)

4. A clearly defined and documented plan of action for use during a crisis. Typically a plan will cover all the key personnel, resources, services and actions required to implement and manage the Crisis Management process.

(Source: ENISA - the European Network and Information Security Agency. BCM & Resilience Glossary)