New information about phase out of company risk assessments
Information from FSC in summary:
Company risk assessments will no longer be eliminated on 31 December 2015, as previously communicated; rather company risk assessments will be phased out over time.
The deadline for phasing out company risk assessments in countries without a National Risk Assessment or Centralized National Risk Assessment will be aligned with the introduction of the new version of the standard,” explained Mr. Carstensen.Should the Board approve the revised standard, it will have a planned effective date of mid-2016. It is planned that it will be aligned with the effective date of the revised chain of custody standard.