BSI

Making excellence a habit

Business risk

Business risk: image of a lifebeltMinimizing disruption through effective risk management - with services that focus on health and safety, food safety and information security.

Risk is usually seen as a potential for loss - to revenue, to people, to property or to the environment. But it can also represent the potential for business opportunity, through investment in the development of an innovative new product, by moving into new geographical markets or by merging with another organization.

Organizations that manage risks effectively are more likely to protect themselves and succeed in growing their business. The challenge for any business is to integrate good practice into their day-to-day operations and apply it to the wider aspects of their organizational practice.

Related Standards

OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health & Safety
Managing risk to reduce accidents, comply with legislation and improve performance.

CSA Z1000 Occupational Health & SafetyManaging risk to reduce accidents, comply with legislation and improve performance.

ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security
Protecting information - your most valuable asset.

BS 25999 Business Continuity
Minimizing disruptions - maximizing recovery.

ISO 13485 Medical Devices
Ensuring confidence in medical device safety

HACCP
Managing food safety risks.

SQF 1000 / 2000 Food Safety
Creating an environemt for safe quality food from 'farm to fork'

Print this page

Contact us

Contact us

Submit an enquiry

Tel: +1 416 620 9991

Toll free: +1 800 862 6752

© The British Standards Institution 2013