Sometimes companies find themselves in the crosshairs of governmental scrutiny, shareholder angst, and public recrimination. The mid-2010 BP rig explosion and oil spill serve as an example of how quickly a catastrophic incident can change the public’s perspective. And in the age of the 24 hour news cycle, the public demands immediate government response anytime crisis strikes.
We work to help our clients avoid these situations in the first place. Of course, sometimes crises occur despite best efforts to prevent them. While many professionals might face one or two brief crises in their careers, our team has operated extensively in the “fog” of catastrophe and has the skill and experience to protect our clients’ most valuable assets: their brand and reputation.
So, count on Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies to be reliably at your side if things turn against you – and let us help you turn them around. We'll guide you through the creation of a comprehensive and integrated plan that will ensure that every aspect of crisis management—including aggressively addressing the root cause of the crisis, working effectively with government, protecting your legal interests, and crafting a coordinated and thoughtful message to your stakeholders. That means that even when you can't avoid a crisis, you will be able to respond quickly, appropriately, and with confidence to keep a bad situation from erupting into something much worse.
Put Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies on your crisis management “speed dial.”