Financial Services Sector Steps Up

Bassett, Michael
May 2006
Financial & Insurance Meetings;May/Jun2006, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the measures taken by the financial services sector in the U.S. in preparation for a potential avian flu pandemic in May 2006. The members of the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council, including the American Council of Life Insurers and the American Insurance Association, are listed. An overview of the Statement on Preparations for Avian Flu released by the council for distribution to financial companies within the U.S. is provided. The findings of a study on pandemic preparedness of U.S. industries are presented.


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