Organizations today face a myriad of threats to business operations. Some risks can be planned for, monitored, and mitigated; but other high-impact, hard-to-predict events are occurring more often. Due to the unpredictable nature of a crisis and the potential impact on an organization’s viability, it is important for organizations to prepare in advance for both a crisis and a response. Effective crisis planning and response can limit business interruption and the associated costs of a crisis and its aftermath. KPMG’s network of firms provide strategic and tactical insights and skills to help enhance organizations’ response to a crisis.