What is ISO 22301?
ISO 22301 is the international standard for Business Continuity Management Systems (BCMS). It provides a framework for organizations to plan, establish, implement, operate, monitor, review, maintain, and continually improve a documented management system to protect against, reduce the likelihood of, and ensure recovery from disruptive incidents.
Why is ISO 22301 important?
This standard is crucial for organizations to enhance their resilience against various unforeseen disruptions, ensuring continuity of operations and services. It helps in identifying risks, preparing for emergencies, and improving recovery time.
Benefits of ISO 22301
- Enhances organizational resilience
- Improves risk management processes
- Ensures a systematic response to crises
- Increases trust among stakeholders
Organizations of all sizes seeking to establish a robust business continuity plan.
It can be integrated with other ISO management standards, providing a comprehensive approach to organizational resilience.