Hermes' human rights report lays out how co has integrated human rights due diligence into its business

Author: Hermes UK, Published on: 25 October 2018

"Embedding Respect and Dignity throughout our operartions", Oct 2018

Our company prides itself on providing rapid, safe and cost-effective delivery services. We operate in a fast-paced environment which has seen rapid business growth. We are aware that these factors heighten the potential for negative impacts on people and we are fully committed to take all the actions necessary to ensure that everyone who interacts with our business other than a customer or client is treated with respect and dignity...

Our efforts to embed our Code of Conduct..., coupled with our conversations with employees and self-employed Service Providers as well as analysis of grievances received, have confirmed that our salient human rights risks relate to labour rights...

An important part of rolling out our Code of Conduct was the creation of a grievance procedure which looks to the principles of internationally recognised human rights for guidance...

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