Week 3. Checkpoint
Code of Ethics
Week 3: Legal and Ethical Issues in Business
Resource:Ch. 5 of Introduction to Business
Imagine that you are starting your own company. What will be the ethical code of your company? Write a 200- to 300-word ethical code of conduct listing the rules and principles that your company will use in decision-making. Provide a brief explanation of why you selected each rule and principle.
Code of Ethics
To promote true and honest business in an ethical and lawful manner.
All members will conduct business in a safe environment. This will include safety products to be worn, to perform all tasks in a safe manner.
All employees shall up hold honesty with the company and its customers at all times. Failure to do so will result in permanent expulsion.
All members of the company will be encouraged to work together. Encouraging this will resulting in maximum efficiency.
Additional schooling and learning will be needed to improve the company. In doing so will result in proper rewards, and acknowledgment.
The company and its employees will deal fair with all customers, suppliers, and competitors at all times. Untruthful representation of any product or miss leading any person will not be permitted.
All employees and company members will be subject to pre-employment drug testing. This will require random drug screenings throughout the year.
Compliance with all laws and regulations
•Employee health and regulation laws
Punishment of Violation
All members in violation of the code of ethics within this company could be subject to termination. After violation a further investigation will be withheld, and fair punishment will be determined and justified.