As COVID-19 crisis imposes constrains, companies must primarily keep employees safe while being challenged to continue business as normal.
Our team of experts can help you navigate the following dimensions:
· Continued operations
Remote audit plans for product certification and management system certification audits to standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 22000, ISO 27001, ISO 45001, ISO 50001, ISO 55001 & ISO 22301. Compliance with necessary scheme owner and accreditation audits for remote audits is continually monitored and assured.
· Business continuity preparedness
From insight into what a business continuity management system is, best practices according to the ISO 22301 standard and free access to an online self-assessment tool to assess your current maturity, this builds an understanding of systems and processes put in place to manage situations like the current, identifies way to improve and build future resilience.
· Crisis management
Plans are often made in a controlled environment; the execution takes place in times of turmoil. Assessing gaps between plans and actions now helps companies understand if plans work as intended or whether instant or more long-term mitigating measures are required.
· Secure remote workforce enablement
Remote during COVID-19 has quickly become the norm for many companies, whether prepared or not to enable employees to work from home. Ensuring the right level of information and cyber security, combined with a sound security culture, is essential when business is conducted through a remote workforce. Knowing if you have the right systems, processes and training in place can help you ensure a secure and effective way of operating.