The British Standards Institution
The British Standards Institution is now the world's leading standards and quality services organisation. Formed in 1901 and incorporated under Royal Charter in 1929, BSI is the oldest national standards-making body in the world.
Independent of Government, industry and trade associations, the British Standards Institution is a non-profit distributing organisation. The British Standards Institution is globally recognized as an independent and impartial body serving both the private and public sectors. BSI works with manufacturing and service industries, businesses and governments, to facilitate the production of British, European and International standards.
Most Popular Standards:
- Published: 31 Jan 2010
- ISBN: 9780580546631
- Price: £254.00
PAS 800:2010 Use of Dementia Care Mapping for Improved Person-centred Care in a Care Provider Organization. Guide
- Published: 29 Jan 2010
- ISBN: 9780580639418
- Price: £65.00
PD ISO/IEC TR 20000-3:2009 Information Technology. Service Management. Guidance on Scope Definition and Applicability of ISO/IEC 20000-1
- Published: 31 Oct 2009
- ISBN: 9780580580994
- Price: £65.00
BS EN ISO 14971 is a key standard specifying a process for a manufacturer to identify the hazards associated with medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical devices, to estimate and evaluate the associated risks, to control these risks, and to monitor the effectiveness of the controls. The requirements ...more
- Published: 31 Jul 2012
- ISBN: 9780580799525
BS ISO 20121 lays out a management system that helps you improve the sustainability of events. It has been designed to help you manage sustainability throughout the entire event management cycle....more
- Published: 30 Jun 2012
- ISBN: 9780580700200
BS EN ISO 13485 is a key standard to measure the quality of medical equipment, medical instruments and medical technology. This standard sets out the requirements for a quality management system and quality assurance systems ...more
- Published: 31 Mar 2012
- ISBN: 9780580799532
Introducing the latest international requirements standard for business continuity management, BS ISO 22301 specifies the requirements for setting up and managing an effective Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) for any organization, regardless of type or size....more
- Published: 31 May 2012
- ISBN: 9780580686801
BS 25999-2 specifies requirements for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, exercising, maintaining and improving a documented Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) within the context of managing an organisations overall business risks. ...more
- Published: 20 Nov 2007
- ISBN: 9780580599132
BS EN 16001 will help your business establish the systems and processes necessary to improve energy efficiency. This will help to save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions through systematic management of energy....more
- Published: 31 Jul 2009
- ISBN: 9780580605581
After 10 years in development, BSI British Standards has published 'BS 9999:2008 Code of Practice for Fire Safety in the Design, Management and Use of Buildings'....more
- Published: 31 Oct 2008
- ISBN: 9780580579202
'BS 7799-2:2005 (ISO/IEC 27001:2005) Information Technology - Security Techniques - Information Security Management Systems - Requirements' focuses on the management of information security throughout an organisation. Although most of the controls, will sit within an IT department or IT organisation, in ...more
- Published: 18 Oct 2005
- ISBN: 9780580467813
BS OHSAS 18001:2007 specifies requirement for an Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Management System to enable an organisation to control its OHS risks and improve its performance....more
- Published: 31 Jul 2007
- ISBN: 9780580594045
ISO 9001 is the world's most established quality framework. 'BS EN ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems - Requirements' helps you to effectively manage your business and meet your customers' requirements. It is used by around 897,000 organisations in 175 countries worldwide, and sets the standard not only for quality management systems, but management systems in general....more
- Published: 30 Nov 2008
- ISBN: 9780580687389
The British Standards Institution (BSI) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) outline the latest safety guidelines to ensure quality electrical installations in 'BS 7671:2008 IEE Wiring Regulations: Requirements for Electrical Installations'....more
- Published: 31 Jan 2008
- ISBN: 9780863418440
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Updated Information Security Standards
High-profile information security breaches and the value of information are highlighting the ever increasing need for organisations to protect their data. An Information Security Management System (ISMS) is critical to ensuring that your organisation effectively manages the risks attached to your information data systems.
Security - Protecting People, Information and Assets
Security issues are now top of the political, social, economic and business agenda. Whether it's ensuring that information is secure, preventing crime or protecting an individual's identity then best practice standards and guidelines from BSI Business. Information can help protect your people, your information and your assets.
For more information and a listing of the 'Security - Protecting People, Information and Assets' Sections and titles click here.
Disability Access to Buildings - Are You Compliant?
The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 aims to end the discrimination which many disabled people face, and gives them rights in employment, access to goods, facilities and services and buying or renting land or property.
The employment rights and the first rights of access came into force on 2 December 1996. Further rights of access came into force on 1 October 1999 and the final rights of access will come into force in October 2004.
With 100 years experience, BSI has the knowledge and
contacts to meet your most exacting requirements, sourcing any standard from
any country in the world. BSI holds thousands of worldwide standards on its
comprehensive database. These include: DIN (English translations), ASME
(including the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code), API, ASTM, JSA and ETSI.