ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System is a management system standard based on a risk approach to establish, implement, monitor, revise and improve the business continuity.
One of the processes which the institutions are required to manage in the most efficient way possible is business continuity. The importance of this process is not realized when there is no kind of service breakdown; however, when it is deficient or is not managed well, it has great effects which may cause the institutions to be dissolved. The business continuity is an important issue not only for the institutions, but also for the individuals when living their lives.
It is the total of the processes, decisions, rules and activities which will enable large- or small-scaled organizations to respond to the interreuptions causing their business to disrupt.
Who Needs Business Continuity Management System?
Regardless of the size of the company, the ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System is applicable for all kinds of small- and medium-scaled companies.
Benefits of Application of the Business Continuity Management System
It determines the current and future threats for your company.
It allows the critical processes of your company to be carried out in a sustainable manner, regardless of the conditions.
It adopts a proactive approach to minimize the effects of the accidents.
It ensures that the critical functions are robust and functional in the crisis periods.
It minimizes downtime during accidents and improves recovery duration.