⇒ What is ISO 22301 (Business Continuity Management Systems)?
ISO 22301, Business Continuity Management Systems – Requirements is a management system standard that specifies requirements to plan, establish, implement, operate, monitor, review, maintain and continually improve a documented management system to protect against, reduce the likelihood of occurrence, prepare for, respond to, and recover from disruptive incidents when they arise. It is intended to be applicable to all organizations or parts thereof, regardless of type, size and nature of the organization. This standard was originally developed by ISO technical committee ISO/TC 223 on societal security and published for the first time in May 2012. It is currently under review in ISO/TC 292 on security and resilience who took over the responsibility of the work when ISO/TC 223 was dissolved.
Benefits of ISO 23001
→ Quickest possible recovery of company’s normal operation in case of force majeure or crisis situation.
→ Preparedness for crisis situations based on reliable and representative analysis of risks.
→ Personnel continual involvement and preparedness for operation in force majeure situations.
→ Development of processes on the basis of the best world practices included into the standard’s modal.
→ Improvement of confidence in the company from customers, government and other stakeholders through independence and competence of certification.