October 12 Flu UpdateAn avian outbreak in Russia has resulted in a major cull.
Thailand is building a drug plant to help fight bird flu.
Vietnam says to expect bird flu back during cooler weather in November.
More bird flu training in the Philippines
Revere blogs a recent research study--warning: heavy science content.
The Financial Industry finished its pandemic prep. Here's a report.
More on this from The Economist.
Retail institutions came under greater strain than wholesale ones because their work is less automated, they have more customer contact and their employees are more likely to be affected by school closures.
As for the risk of a “dash for cash”, Chris Keeling, a business-continuity specialist, reckons that there may be an initial spurt of withdrawals but that it will not last long. There will not be much to spend money on and no one will want to stand in queues.
Gloucester MA is doing pandemic prep with the right idea--that prep for bird flu helps prep for everything.
Roche reports, now that the stockpiling is over.