Quite often, Business Continuity managers hit a brick wall when implementing a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) in line with BS25999 and fail to follow the project through correctly.
BS25999-2:2007 specifies at clause 188.8.131.52, that the BCMS must, as a minimum, contain the following documents:
- the scope and objectives of the BCMS and procedures;
- the BCM policy;
- the provision of resources;
- the competency of BCM personnel and associated training records;
- the business impact analysis;
- the risk assessment;
- the business continuity strategy;
- the incident response structure;
- business continuity plans and incident management plans;
- BCM exercising;
- the maintenance and review of BCM arrangements;
- internal audit;
- management review of the BCMS;
- preventive and corrective actions; and
- continual improvement.
With so many documents to fulfil, your BCMS can suddenly come to a standstill and the project to a halt.
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