What The Code For Corporate Responsibility Does

  • ENCOURAGES CORPORATE MANAGERS AND EMPLOYEES TO OPERATE WITH CONSCIENCE
  • ENCOURAGES CORPORATIONS TO DO NO HARM
  • SUPPORTS CORPORATIONS IN ELIMINATING POLLUTION AND VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS
  • PERMITS CORPORATIONS TO TREAT EMPLOYEES WITH BASIC DIGNITY INCLUDING:

              A. PAYMENT OF A LIVING WAGE
              B. PROVISION OF SAFE WORKING CONDITIONS
              C. RIGHT TO FREE SPEECH
              D. RIGHT OF ASSEMBLY
              E. EQUAL TREATMENT AND RIGHTS FOR ALL
  • ENCOURAGES CORPORATIONS TO CONSIDER PROTECTING COMMUNITIES AGAINST DAMAGE RESULTING FROM THEIR BUSINESS PRACTICES
  • PERMITS CORPORATIONS TO:

A. FOLLOW THE PRECAUTIONARY PRINCIPLE IN OFFERING NEW PRODUCTS TO THE MARKETPLACE.
B. KEEP ANY PRODUCTS THAT ARE FOUND TO DAMAGE THE PUBLIC HEALTH OR SAFETY OUR OF PRODUCTION. 

  • ENCOURAGES COMPANIES TO DEVELOP THE TECHNOLOGIES, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES NECESSARY TO COMPLY WITH THE CODE