Comprehensive Ethics and Compliance Program (as defined by ECI)

What is Comprehensive Ethics and Compliance Program (as defined by ECI)?

An ethics and compliance program should include six key elements:

  1. Written standards of ethical workplace conduct

  2. Training on the standards

  3. Company resources that provide advice about ethics issues

  4. A means to report potential violations confidentially or anonymously

  5. Performance evaluations of ethical conduct

  6. Systems to discipline violators. A seventh element is a stated set of guiding values or principles. 

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