What is BSCI audit?
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The Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI) Monitoring System is the European approach to improving social performance in supplier countries through a uniform social standards monitoring solution.
The BSCI Code includes the ten following key elements to improve the worker′s situation:
>> freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining are respected
>> no discrimination is practised
>> child labour is prohibited
>> legal minimum and/or industry standards wages are paid
>> working hours are compliant with national laws and do not exceed 48 hours regular + 12 hours overtime
>> there is no forced labour and disciplinary measures
>> the workplace is safe and healthy
>> the environment is respected
>> there is a policy for social accountability
>> there is an anti-bribery and anti-corruption policy