IT - Regus Report, 36% Of Australian Small Businesses Have No Disaster Recovery System

A while ago I wrote that most small businesses are too busy doing business to safeguard their business. IT it seems is sometimes a mystery to the small business owner and they often rely on an IT support company. Many IT providers earn their keep by fixing problems rather than IT maintenance and preparing for the future. I know it is generally at the mercy of the small business' budget. But should any business afford NOT to think .... what if?