170dAs part of the Kwintet Group, Simon Jersey cares about people. That's why we operate to the highest possible standards regarding human rights and welfare. We believe it is wrong to use exploitative or otherwise harmful labour in any part of our supply chain. Ultimately, the success of our business should never be at the expense of someone else.To find out more about our policies on corporate social responsibility, visitwww.simonjersey.com/ethicalWe believe in putting people firstTo learn more about the Kwintet Group's continuing commitment to ethical trading and corporate and social responsibility, please visit the Sustainability section of our website at www.kwintet.com
171NO CHILD LABOURWe do not believe that child labour should ever be exploited for profit.NO EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATIONWe do not believe in discrimination of any kind in the workplace. NO EXCESSIVE WORKING HOURSWe do not believe that any worker should be made to work excessive hours to meet the demands of the Kwintet supply chain.NO CHEAP LABOURWe do not believe that any worker in the Kwintet supply chain should receive a level of pay that does not meet the basic needs of their family.NO POOR WORKING CONDITIONSWe do not believe that anyone should have to work in substandard or dangerous conditions, or indeed be subjected to bonded labour.Kwintet are proud to be an OEKO-TEX 100 accredited company, which means that raw materials used throughout our supply chain have been evaluated and certified to be both friendly to skin and not present any risk to human health.Kwintet is proud to be a member of the Fairtrade Foundation, an initiative comitted to promoting good labour conditions across the global garment production industry.Simon Jersey has achieved the Investors in People Standard which provides a framework helping us to improve performance and realise objectives.ISO 9001 Simon Jersey operates a Quality Management system which complies with Bureau Veritas requirements of BS EN ISO 9001: The European Standard for all our processes and systems. We are extremely proud to achieve this standard as it is monitored externally on a regular basis.