An industry involved in the transportation of goods by sea, river, or other waterways.

Threats & Risks

Natural Disasters

Shipping facilities can be affected by natural disasters such as hurricanes, floods, and earthquakes. These disasters can damage the infrastructure of ports and docks, leading to disruptions in supply chain operations.


Accidents such as ship collisions, fires, and explosions can occur at sea or in ports, leading to damage to ships and infrastructure. These accidents can cause delays in the delivery of goods and services.

Infrastructure Failures

Infrastructure failures such as power outages, water shortages, and communication disruptions can lead to disruptions in shipping operations.

Standards Compliance Requirement

ISO 45001
Occupational Health & Safety management system – Hazard identification
8.2 Emergency Preparedness and Response
ISO 14001
Environmental Management Standard
8.2 Emergency Preparedness and Response
ISO 27001
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
A.14.1.4 Business continuity planning framework
A.14.1.5 Testing, maintaining and reassessing business continuity plans
ISO 22301
Security and resilience
8.5 – Operations

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