Business and organizations do not operate in a vacuum thus their relationship to the society and environment in which they operate is a critical factor in their ability to continue to operate effectively. It is also increasingly being used as a measure of their overall performance.
ISO 26000 provides guidance on how businesses and organizations can operate in a socially responsible way. This means acting in an ethical and transparent way that contributes to the health and welfare of society.
Maritime Companies (Owners, Managers, Charterers) are increasingly concerned about achieving and demonstrating sound performance on Health and Safety, Environmental, Quality, Energy management as well as Social Responsibility issues.
Video 1: ISO 26000 – Social Responsibility
Video 2: ISO 26000 - Why is ISO 26000 not certifiable?