ISO 22301, Societal Security

March 2013
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ISO 22301, Societal Security

At a glance

ISO 22301 is the first international business continuity management (BCM) standard and will likely become the de facto standard for the global business community. This article provides an overview of the standard, its affect on the supply chain and what steps businesses need to take to become compliant.

Are you prepared for the new international business continuity management standard?

Poised to become the de facto standard for the global business community, ISO 22301 will have a lasting impact on how business continuity and disaster recovery plans are structured and the level of senior management involvement. This article highlights the key differences between ISO 22310 and earlier standards, explores the impacts the standard will have on companies and suggests what business executives can do now so they can become compliant with the new standard.