Business Principles Translated Into Workplace Practices
We strive to achieve the highest standards of behaviour and accountability and require our Directors and Employees to be honest in all of their business dealings. Under the Corporate Code of Conduct, officers and employees are required to comply with all laws, avoid actual or potential conflicts of interest, not engage in unethical business practices and refrain from giving or receiving any improper payments, benefits or other gains and provide quality service and good stewardship of assets to all stakeholders.
Our Code of Conduct, outlined below, is underpinned by all relevant international statutory requirements and laws in the countries in which it operates and by other relevant UGL policies.
- Abide by privacy principles and laws in each of its operating countries. Personal and business information is appropriately handled and is only used for business purposes.
- Avoid conflicts of interest where possible and otherwise declare all actual or potential conflicts of interest.
- Act legally, ethically, with fairness and integrity and in compliance with the spirit and letter of the applicable laws and regulations wherever they are in the world, as well as with UGL Policies, and certified professional standards or regulations.
- Provide good stewardship and duty of care to stakeholders in UGL. This is to ensure common company assets are managed and used in an optimal manner.
As an industry leader, we are committed to setting the very highest standards of ethical business practices. Every individual working directly or indirectly for us shares a responsibility to uphold these standards and to conduct our business in a professional, open, safe, ethical and responsible manner. Ethical behaviour helps to create trust in the in our brand and minimise risk to market confidence. Acting ethically underpins both the financial and non-financial goals such as our commitment to environmental protection, sustainability, fair dealing with stakeholders and service quality and safety. UGL’s Code of
Our Code of Ethics underpins our social, ethical and environmental commitments and sends a powerful message to all our stakeholders.