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Standby Services

Crises can happen at the most inopportune times: at night, on weekends, or during holidays when executive leadership and corporate decision makers are unavailable. Witt O’Brien’s provides a unique suite of services and technology solutions to clients seeking real-time support in the event of a crisis by maintaining and providing a 24/7/365 operations center that provides crisis management support, operations response, crisis communications, and government relations support globally.

24/7 Operations Center

  • Located in Slidell, LA, with backup Command Center available in Houston, TX
  • Over 1,600 requests annually for services
  • Full-spectrum support – from notification requirements to response services and support
  • Experienced emergency operations personnel
  • Fully redundant: battery/generator backup power and duplicative internet service for VOIP system

Incident Management Team

  • All-hazards experts with decades of emergency operations and crisis management support – natural disasters, manmade incidents, and technological hazards
  • Specialized staff can be deployed and on site within 24 hours to assist in supporting management in mitigation of an event

Crisis Communications

  • Staff experienced in managing Department of Defense and private sector media affairs
  • Communications specialists from globally recognized news organizations
  • Worldwide network of Public Information Officers (PIO)