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ISO 31000

ISO 31000 – «Risk management – Principles and guidelines» contains principles, structure and process of risk managements.  It may be used by any organization regardless of its size, type of activity or branch. ISO 31000 describes general approaches, provides principles and guidance on a systematic, comprehensible and reliable management of all kinds of risks within any application area and context.

Goal of ISO 31000:2009 is to provide principles and general guidance in the risk management.

ISO 31000:2009 is designed for a wide range of interested parties, including:

  • Interested parties of the execution level;
  • Assignment of the keepers of the risk management groups;
  • Risk analysts and personnel managers;
  • Line managers and project managers;
  • Internal auditors;
  • Independent experts.

Existence of the certified management system according to the requirements of ISO 31000:2009 standard allows:

  • To find out and minimize the risks on scale of the organization;
  • To improve financial accountability;
  • To increase management effectiveness;
  • To increase the level of confidence of the interested parties;
  • To create a reliable basis for decision making and planning;
  • To distribute and deploy resources for risk minimization effectively;
  • To minimize losses;
  • To strengthen the image of organization.

Use of ISO 31000 can help the organizations to increase the possibility of achieving their goals, to improve the revelation of possibilities and dangers, to distribute and deploy resources for risk handling effectively.

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