Our mission at Sterling is to provide the foundation of trust and safety our clients need to create great environments for their most essential resource: people. We believe everyone has the right to feel safe. We strive to conduct business with suppliers who share our commitment to operating in a responsible and ethical manner. In addition to the responsibilities outlined herein, suppliers must comply with all applicable laws, legal regulations, directives, and guidelines as well as all obligations in any contract a supplier may have with Sterling.
Sterling is committed to operating its business in a way that builds trust and confidence. We expect suppliers to operate within the framework of principles, guidelines, and policies aligned with our ethical, social, and environmental responsibilities described in this Supplier Code of Conduct (the “Code”).
We believe that operating within these guidelines is critical for protecting, managing, and enhancing our brand and reputation. We also believe that our standards as set forth in this Code will drive long-term, sustainable growth for Sterling, our business partners, and the communities in which we operate.
Our Guiding Principles
Report to Sterling
Suppliers are encouraged to report violations or potential violations of this Code to Sterling by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Failure to comply with this Supplier Code of Conduct, the contract with Sterling, or any applicable laws and regulations, may result in the termination of any agreement between the supplier and Sterling.