Ethical principles in private and company matters are the backbone of the continued existence and further development of a modern society. They thus also form the basis of conduct in business and of the relations between companies and national economies.
TÜV SÜD has established a Code of Ethics which places its executives and staff under the obligation to commit to ethical conduct. “By introducing this Code of Ethics, we intend to fulfil our obligations to our clients and society in a reliable manner,” declares the Board of Management in its statement on passing the Code of Ethics.
The TÜV SÜD Code of Ethics defines various principles, including:
To obtain knowledge of any compliance violations, we provide the compliance reporting channel “TÜV SÜD Trust Channel” for internal and external parties to report any misconduct.