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#1 Posted : 12 October 2017 09:15:01(UTC)
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The organisation I work for is currently reviewing its health and safety framework and I want to start by carrying out a Risk Profile exercise. 

For the purpose of this discussion - a risk profile is an outline of the most important risks the business faces , the potential consequences and what is being done about it.  In other words, it’s a high level view and is not be confused with risk assessment.

I've begun to identify the risks however before I start profiling them i.e. adding them to a framework for monitoring and assurance, I want to ask if any members have a risk profile template they would be willing to share?

Elfin Davy 09  
#2 Posted : 12 October 2017 10:21:49(UTC)
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Elfin Davy 09


Sorry, to move away from your original request, but isn't this a case of "reinventing the wheel" ?  I would have thought your BCP would have already identifed the business risks, consequences and actions ?

If the company doesn't have a BCP, then I would suggest that this is something that should be undertaken at Director/Owner level (admittedly with some involvement by the H&S Dept) as it needs high level input/authority in order to make the decisions as to what the business needs will be.

Just my opinion for what it's worth...

thanks 1 user thanked Elfin Davy 09 for this useful post.
Salcol72 on 12/10/2017(UTC)
#3 Posted : 12 October 2017 11:15:53(UTC)
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Thanks for your reply.  Our BCP focuses very much on financial risk hence my post!

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