Crisis App

The right legal expert at your side, in just a few taps on your smartphone

Authorities visit unannounced. Data breaches happen when you least expect it. 

Unexpected events create uncertainty and disruption in normal business operations. An appropriate and coordinated response is crucial, and it must be immediate - the first actions taken are key in safeguarding your interests as well as your rights.

When faced with a crisis, whatever its nature, you need to act immediately to minimise potential damages and safeguard your rights. Failure to do so can negatively impact numerous aspects of your organisation — from your financial, legal, and competitive standing to your technology, processes and reputation. 

When faced with a crisis, organisations struggle with its complexity, rapid evolution, the lack of information, coordination and decision-making. In times like these, you want a partner that knows what to expect, what an authority can and cannot do and that can safeguard your rights from the start. The good news is that organisations that are well prepared and have identified their partner for times of crisis upfront often emerge stronger than before from a crisis situation.

Expert crisis management at your fingertips

Legal expertise during a crisis at your fingertips

When a crisis hits, making quick decisions on the actions to take to ensure the best possible outcome can be a challenge for any organisation. That’s why PwC Legal and PwC developed the Crisis App, providing on-demand assistance by our multidisciplinary team of specialists and lawyers. Via the app, you're tapping into deep crisis management expertise in the field you need, from dawn raids by tax and other authorities, social inspections or data protection enforcement to cyber incident response, fraud detection, and business continuity advice.

How the Crisis App works

Not sure what to do when a crisis hits? With the Crisis App, you can connect immediately with PwC Legal’s experienced team as well as other experts  - no call centre, no being put on hold - and you’re guaranteed cross-functional support as needed within 24 hours, on-site and/or remotely. 

Your customised Crisis App

We also offer a customisable version, tailored to your organisation’s crisis management procedures. Our experts can compile company-specific checklists, taking into account your policies and needs.

Our Crisis App gives you the peace of mind that no matter what happens, the help you need is just a few taps away.

Instant information access 

One of the main features of the app is the crisis information library. Our experts have leveraged their years of legal and crisis expertise to develop a clear set of guidelines to help your organisation through the first crucial steps of your crisis response strategy. 

The Crisis App provides access to a wide range of crisis guidelines, ranging from tax dawn raids, social inspections and privacy breaches to traditional business continuity incidents and fraud. 

Your customised Crisis App
Terms and conditions of the Crisis App

Terms and conditions

The Crisis App is free of charge and allows you to consult the guidelines and PwC Legal contact details anytime. You’ll only be billed when our specialists are called upon to assist you.

See the full terms and conditions

Contact us

Karin Winters

Karin Winters

Managing Partner, PwC Legal BV/SRL

Tel: +32 476 60 26 94

Bart Elias

Bart Elias

Partner, PwC Legal BV/SRL

Tel: +32 473 91 06 02

Véronique De Brabanter

Véronique De Brabanter

Senior Counsel, PwC Legal BV/SRL

Tel: +32 473 59 34 77

Carolyne Vande Vorst

Carolyne Vande Vorst

Advocaat Vennoot / Avocat Associé, PwC Legal BV/SRL

Tel: +32 496 27 51 29

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