ETHICS AND GOVERNANCE
INTERTEK'S WORKPLACE CONDITIONS ASSESSMENT
ITG is audited by Intertek for Workplace Conditions Assessment (WCA) program, it ensures the company has good corporate governance and preferred supplier status for implementing a program that is in full accordance with industry best practices.
Millions of children around the world are trapped in child labour, depriving them of their childhood, their health and education, and condemning them to a life of poverty and want. Recent global estimates based on data of UNICEF, the ILO and the World Bank indicate that 168 million children aged 5 to 17 are engaged in child labour. In ITG, we follow the laws and regulations in accordance with Children and Young Persons (Employment) Act 1966 to protect the children.
As Malaysia is a popular destination amongst migrant workers for economic reasons or as a transit country, these vulnerable groups are susceptible to becoming victims of sexual and labour trafficking. In ITG, we are against human trafficking and smuggling of migrants in accordance with Anti-Trafficking in Persons and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants Act 2007.