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Disaster recovery planning: prepare your records now


Disasters in a records management context involve situations that could cause irrevocable damage to an institution???????s records. As far as both paper and computer records are concerned, disasters can range from a small fire setting off some sprinklers to the complete flooding of a basement where an organisation???????s records are stored, to a slow leak into a vital records holding which ruins an important client???????s records. The loss of such records may sound somewhat trivial, but the resulting legal action can potentially be catastrophic.

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