This step corresponds to the Execution of the contingency plan. It includes also the monitoring and recording activities to be undertaken to enable the Promotion phase.
The objective of this phase is to put in place the plans that have been made before an adverse event occurs. These will have to be tailored and revised in the light of the specific adverse event that has taken place.
Execution and Assurance includes the incident (Crisis/Contingency) response management, the execution of the contingency plan, the monitoring and recording activities to be undertaken to enable the Promotion step and at convenient time the recovery phase back to normal operations.