GRC International Group (encompassing IT Governance, IT Governance USA, IT Governance EU, DQM GRC, GRCI Law, Vigilant Software, GRC eLearning and IT Governance Publishing) takes the threat posed by the recent coronavirus outbreak seriously, but this is tempered by understanding that panic or knee-jerk reactions will only accentuate harm. Our full, comprehensive policy is available on request.
Our approach is based on guidance from the following sources:
We aim to maintain a business-as-usual stance and to continue to meet our obligations to our clients while carefully observing what is likely to be a developing scenario. In doing this, we will take into account governmental advice from the countries in which we operate coupled with our real-world experiences. Should we or one of our customers cancel or curtail any activity, then our standard contractual terms will be applied regarding any payments made or due.
We expect our staff to continue to fulfil their roles and their obligations to our customers; any changes to this expectation will be informed by government advice and communicated both to staff and to our clients accordingly.
From a training and consultancy delivery perspective, the business will take the following approach:
Our other business lines and services that are delivered remotely are unaffected by this policy.
Document Control Reference: HR-PLC-017