Carrier is committed to the highest standards of ethics and business conduct. This encompasses our relationship with our customers, our suppliers, our shareholders, our competitors, the communities in which we operate, and with each other as employees at every organizational level. These commitments and the responsibilities they entail are summarized here:
Our primary responsibility is to those who use our products and services. We are committed to providing high quality and value, fair prices and honest transactions. We will deal both lawfully and ethically with all our customers.
We are committed to dealing fairly with our suppliers. We will emphasize fair competition, without discrimination or deception, in a manner consistent with long-lasting business relationships
We are committed to treating one another fairly and to maintaining employment practices based on equal opportunity for all employees. We will respect each other’s privacy and treat each other with dignity and respect irrespective of age, race, color, sex, religion, or nationality. We are committed to providing safe and healthy working conditions, and an atmosphere of open communication for all our employees.
We are committed to providing value to our shareowners and to protecting and improving the integrity of their investment through the prudent utilization of corporate resources and by observing the highest standards of legal and ethical conduct in all our business dealings.
We are committed to competing vigorously and fairly for business and to basing our efforts solely on the merits of our competitive offerings.
We are committed to being a responsible corporate citizen of the worldwide communities in which we reside. We will abide by all national and local laws, and we will strive to improve the well-being of our communities through the encouragement of employee participation in civic affairs and through corporate philanthropy.