Corporate Social Responsibility Policy
At Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd., we define Corporate Social Responsibility as follows:
- Conducting business in a socially responsible and ethical manner;
- Protecting the environment and the safety of people;
- Supporting human rights; and
- Engaging, learning from, respecting and supporting the communities and cultures with which we work.
In alignment with our Statement on Business Conduct, Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will ensure that all matters of Corporate Social Responsibility are considered and supported in our operations and administrative matters.
This Policy applies to activities undertaken by or on behalf of Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd.
All Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. employees will adopt the Corporate Social Responsibility considerations described in this policy into their day-to-day work activities. Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. leaders will act as role models by incorporating those considerations into decision-making in all business activities. Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. leaders will ensure that appropriate organizational structures are in place to effectively identify, monitor, and manage Corporate Social Responsibility issues and performance relevant to our businesses
This Policy is built on the following areas that reflect existing and emerging standards of Corporate Social Responsibility:
Business Ethics and Transparency
- Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. is committed to maintaining the highest standards of integrity and corporate governance practices in order to maintain excellence in its daily operations, and to promote confidence in our governance systems.
- Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will conduct its business in an open, honest, and ethical manner.
- Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. recognizes the importance of protecting all of our human, financial, physical, informational, social, environmental, and reputational assets.
- Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will advise our clients/customers and suppliers of our Corporate Social Responsibility Policy, and will work with them to achieve consistency with this policy.
- Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. is committed to measuring, auditing and reporting performance on its Corporate Social Responsibility programs.
Environment Health & Safety
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. is committed to protecting the health and safety of all individuals affected by our activities, including our employees, contractors and the public. Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will provide a safe and healthy working environment, and will not compromise the health and safety of any individual. Our goal is to have no accidents and mitigate impacts on the environment , employees and customers to promote responsible environmental practices and continuous improvement.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. recognizes that pollution prevention, and resource conservation are key to a sustainable environment, and will effectively integrate these concepts into our business decision-making. All employees are responsible and accountable for contributing to a safe working environment, for fostering safe working attitudes, and for operating in an environmentally responsible manner.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will ensure that employees are treated fairly and with dignity and consideration for their goals and aspirations and that diversity in the workplace is embraced.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will apply fair labor practices, while respecting the national and local laws of the countries and communities where we operate.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. is committed to providing equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and will not engage in or tolerate unlawful workplace conduct, including discrimination, intimidation, or harassment
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. recognizes that governments have the primary responsibility to promote and protect human rights.
Shediac lobster Shop Ltd. will work with governments and agencies to support and respect human rights within our sphere of influence.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will not tolerate human rights abuses, and will not engage or be complicit in any activity that solicits or encourages human rights abuse.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will always strive to build trust, deliver mutual advantage and demonstrate respect for human dignity and rights in all relationships it enters into, including respect for cultures, customs and values of individuals and group
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. stresses collaborative, consultative, and partnership approaches in our community investment.
Shediac Lobster Shop Ltd. will strive to provide employment and economic opportunities in the communities where we operate.