It is the policy of John Roberts Associates (JRA) to only purchase goods from Suppliers and contractors whose ethical code is as follows:
- They observe the Laws of the Land at all times and show a willingness to emulate their Standards of Business Integrity & Ethics.
- They do not use or condone the use of any labour which has been forced or coerced and this includes prison labour as well as child labour. Forced labour is defined by punishment or any type of physical torture as a means of disciplinary action.
- They subscribe to the payment of proper & legal wages and benefits. The working hours should not exceed the local allowance for overtime and they should encourage one day in seven as holiday in accordance with or subject to local practices.