Risk Management Templates

I am an ardent fan of templates and more so when it comes to Risk Management Templates. Templates make life easier. Stated differently, form filling templates take out the tedium involved in getting a risk management job done. Templates let us do our job, by setting out a clear blueprint. You start from the top, continue filling it in and the job is swiftly done. If a complex process like risk management can be condensed into form filling, a template; that would be the greatest invention of mankind, I mean risk management mankind and that is where I came unstuck. Where is that ideal Risk Management Template? ... Read More

Is Business Continuity Planning (BCP) just a subset of ISO31000?

ISO31000 was promoted as the level playing field for putting all types of risk into the “same pot” and seeing which ones broke through the surface to cause losses of some form or another.
ISO31000 galvanised into a major Standard (in fact becoming the largest selling Standard of all others in Australia and other regions) as it drew interest from a wide range of stakeholders across a number of industries. It put on the table in many boardrooms processes that had as yet not been as well defined, for example protecting directors and office bearers from personal liability in cases where staff or visitors were injured in their premises or facilities. ... Read More