Posts Tagged: Gabrielle Giffords

Crisis Communications – Do You Have a Plan?

By Susan Hart, Hart PR When Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords woke up on a Saturday morning in January, I'm confident it didn't occur to her, her staff, area law enforcement and local media that she and others would be fighting for their lives in a matter of hours, with some losing that battle. The tragic event prompted us to question many things, and for public relations professionals, one question should be whether or not our crisis management plans are current. What kind of crisis communications plan does your organization and/or clients have? This isn't a "yes" or "no" question - it's a question of depth... ⇢ read more