As a national business, we recognize that corporate responsibility issues and the way we conduct our business are fundamental to the future of the company, to our employees, to our customers, channel partner and to the wider community. Our Corporate Responsibility Principles define our approach to those areas and provide guidance for our employees on our values and company commitments.
Our CR Principles include:
Ethical business practice
EPITOMEsets high standards of professionalism through the organization. Our employees are encouraged to conduct business with honesty and integrity. A framework has been created to manage the risk of unethical behavior so issues can be addressed clearly and concisely. Out Ethical Business Practice policy includes our Code of Conduct.
Quality and best practice
Customer service which exceeds the expectations of our customers is central to our aspirations and culture. Our Customer Service and Best Practice teams use a combination of a tried and tested seven step-plan and our ISO management systems to evaluate our customers’ experience, identify best practice and implement standards via training, innovation and technology.
Developments in regulation and legislation have brought environmental practices into sharp focus for our corporate clients and our company.
The decision to create a unique environmental policy has triggered a company-wide commitment to completely change the way we work to benefit the environment in both our everyday working practices and the services offered to our clients.
We Endeavour to treat our employees with respect, encourage diversity and provide a safe and healthy workplace. We encourage our employees to perform to the highest standards and support their development with training and recognize and value their success and contribution.
Our business has an impact on the local community and we aim to actively use our resources, skills and knowledge to achieve both social benefits and lasting relationships. This involvement goes beyond simple training support to good causes, EPITOME encourages its employees to interact and take part in the communities that support their local branch.EPITOME is committed to develop and promote occupational health and safety.