Code of Ethics
As a company of Bureau Veritas, AET France is committed to respect the Bureau Veritas’ code of ethics.
Our core values are immutable and absolute.
They are centred on integrity and ethics, the impartiality and independence of our opinions, respect for all individuals and social and environmental responsibility.
These values are the “cement” of Bureau Veritas to which each of us subscribes.
They strengthen our unity and consistency, and are the bedrock of our growth strategy.
Two of these core values are Integrity and Ethics, the impartiality and independence of our opinions.
They are the focal point of work recently carried out by our profession.
All employees are responsible for making compliance part of our process.
INTEGRITY AND ETHICS
We act with good faith, honesty and fairness.
We do what we said we will do.
We deliver our services in accordance with established contracts and defined actions.
We follow group policies and procedures.
We respect the confidentiality of business and personal data.
We respect professional standards, and the local and international ethics of our activities.
We provide information, instructions and training to ensure the occupational health and safety measures necessary for our teams. We are all subject to health and safety obligations and responsibilities.
IMPARTIALITY AND INDEPENDANCE
We deliver unbiased professional advice and don’t take sides.
We deliver reports that accurately reflect our actions taken in accordance with our best practices.
RESPECT FOR ALL INDIVIDUALS
We consider others as they are entitled to be considered.
We always consider the impact of our personal actions on others.
Our individual contribution is recognised and evaluated; accurate and regular feedback is provided to us on our performance.
We respect differences and others without any discrimination based on nationality, ethnicity, age, gender, religious and political beliefs.
SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY
Given the increasingly strong commitment of companies to society, new challenges are emerging in the area of profitability and responsibility.
The awareness of the existence of these risks creates new requirements and activities for Bureau Veritas which have an impact at the organisational and “managerial” levels.
Bureau Veritas and each of its employees consider the impact of their actions on the community, people and activities.
Bureau Veritas maintains good neighbourly relations with the communities for which it works in accordance with the laws and professional ethics.
To download the Bureau Veritas Code of Ethics, click here