Almac is a global provider of pharmaceutical support services with thousands of employees situated throughout its global facilities. It is Almac’s policy to conduct all business in an honest and ethical manner. Almac take a zero-tolerance approach to modern slavery and are committed to acting professionally, fairly and with integrity in all business dealings and relationships and to implementing and enforcing effective systems and controls to ensure that modern slavery is not taking place anywhere in its business or in any supply chains. Almac have a Corporate and Supplier policy on the prohibition of Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking which addresses our position on this issue and reflects our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships.
Almac’s Corporate Policy on Anti-slavery and human trafficking sets forth our ethics and expectations regarding responsible business conduct. The Policy addresses the standards of integrity Almac requires all directors, officers, employees and subsidiaries to follow. We expect that our contractors, suppliers, sub-contractors, distributors or business partners supplying either goods or services conform to similar behaviors.
Almac's Supplier Policy on Anti-slavery and human trafficking addresses our expectations and ethicality of our current and potential contractors, suppliers, sub-contractors, distributors or business partners. All Suppliers are required to have read and complied with our policy prior to engaging in business with Almac. Almac will not conduct business with a supplier involved in Modern Slavery or Human Trafficking.
Prior to engaging in business, all potential contractors, suppliers, sub-contractors, distributors or business partners are required to complete a set of questions relating to Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking and the steps each business has taken to ensure that such activity does not form part of their supply chains.
All contractors, suppliers, sub-contractors, distributors or business partners engaging with Almac will be required to comply with all applicable laws including the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and all other local laws in the countries they operate relating to Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking.
To ensure a high level of understanding of the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking in our supply chains and our business, all relevant staff (as identified by Almac) receive training.