Tourism companies are involved in various quality systems, some of which are national modifications of international standards. Safety and security should also be visible in quality systems. At the present, safety is integrated into quality systems; a separate safety standard has not been developed yet for the tourism industry.

The Quality & standards research theme is related to creation of a set of tourism safety norms in Lapland’s Tourism Safety and Security System which will assemble statutory safety requirements and voluntary safety amendments into a jointly approved competitive document