Policies and Guidelines
PKC Group expects employees to comply with the highest ethical standards in all activities with customers, suppliers, the public sector, the general public and other relevant stakeholder groups. Compliance with legislation, regulation, and international norms form the backbone of the Group´s operations. PKC´s operations are also guided by the Group´s Code of Conduct, which has been ratified by PKC´s Board of Directors. The Code of Conduct sets principles for ethical business conduct and is based on the highest ethical standards.
PKC´s customers and suppliers are also expected to adhere to the highest ethical standards. PKC Group requires that its next tier suppliers and subcontractors acknowledge and implement relevant Code of Conduct requirements.
In addition to the Code of Conduct, PKC also applies the following policies to confirm that its operations are sustainable and meet the expectations of PKC´s stakeholders:
- EHS Policy
- People Management Policy
- Product Safety Policy
- Quality Policy
- Risk Management Policy
- Conflict Minerals Policy
In addition to these policies, PKC´s activities have been certified based on the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality and environmental standards as well as the automotive industry´s ISO/TS 16949 quality standard. Certain locations have also been certified in accordance with the OHSAS 18001 occupational health and safety system standard.
PKC is also committed to conducting its operations in line with the ILO Core Conventions on Labour Standards and the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.
AEES Inc. d/b/a PKC Group complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries. AEES Inc. d/b/a PKC Group has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view AEES Inc. d/b/a PKC Group’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/ .
Other Policies and Guidelines related to Corporate Responsibility include the Corporate Governance Guidelines.