‘More Walls, More Warming, Less Water’: World Economic Forum report pinpoints ‘A World at Risk in 2016’

An increased likelihood around all risks, from the environmental to society, the economy, geopolitics and technology looks set to shape the global agenda in the coming year, the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2016 has found. In this year’s annual survey, almost 750...
Posted On 19 Jan 2016
Edinburgh University's Old College

University of Edinburgh secures UK’s first Risk and Resilience Innovation Showcase

Edinburgh Research and Innovation, the commercialisation arm of the University of Edinburgh, has announced a new AIMday (Academic Industry Meeting day) for companies looking to anticipate possible future risks to their operations and plan resilience strategies for today’s global...
Posted On 21 Oct 2015
BSI has just published the security management standard BS 16000

ISO 9001 Quality Management System final draft standard published by BSI

ISO 9001 has benefited millions of organisations worldwide with users reporting increased growth and productivity and significantly higher customer satisfaction and retention. In September, the 2015 edition of ISO 9001 will publish – the first major revision of the standard since...
Posted On 13 Jul 2015
CPNI recommends that organisations should view supply chain security risk as being an extension of existing arrangements to mitigate security risk within the organisation itself

CPNI issues Good Practice Guide on mitigating security risks in national infrastructure supply chain

The Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) has issued a new Good Practice Guide for organisations designed to mitigate security risks for both themselves and their assets arising from vulnerabilities in their supply chain. The 11-page document –...
Posted On 14 Apr 2015