PACCAR expects its suppliers to comply with the standards set forth below and all laws, rules and regulations in the countries in which they operate. These expectations apply to all PACCAR suppliers, their affiliates and locations worldwide. Suppliers who fail to meet these standards risk the loss of all existing and future business with PACCAR. PACCAR suppliers will:
Comply with all applicable laws concerning minimum employment age, working conditions, compensation and benefits; never employ slave, indentured or forced labor, or engage in human trafficking.
Treat employees with dignity and respect; never discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, nationality, religion, age, or marital status.
Respect the laws of each country governing the right of employees to join or not to join lawful organizations.
Enhance employee safety and health through proper workplace design, operational controls, preventative maintenance and safe work procedures.
Comply with anti-corruption laws in every country in which they do business. Never directly or indirectly receive or offer bribes, kickbacks, or other corrupt payments, to or from any person or organization including government and private organizations, their officials, agents and employees.
Accurately record and disclose information regarding business activities and performance in accordance with applicable laws and regulations as well as prevailing industry business practices.
Respect intellectual property rights and safeguard customer information and technologies by implementing processes that protects those rights.
Use due diligence to avoid the possibility of inclusion of conflict minerals in their products.
Establish product design and manufacturing processes that assure the integrity and safety of their products and inform PACCAR immediately if a question arises concerning the safety of a product sold to PACCAR.
Implement processes to protect the confidentiality of employees who in good faith report potential unethical or illegal activity.
Use, maintain and dispose of hazardous and non-hazardous waste as required by applicable laws and regulations.
Minimize production of solid waste, wastewater, and hazardous air emissions by implementing appropriate conservation measures.
Notify PACCAR immediately of any violation of these standards.