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How can a whisteblower line improve your business?
An effective whistleblower program can result in— (a) more effective compliance with relevant laws; (b) more efficient fiscal man agement of the entity through, for example, the reporting of waste and improper tendering practices; (c) a healthier and safer work environment through the reporting of unsafe practices; (d) more effective management; (e) improved morale within the entity; and (f) an enhanced perception and the reality that the entity is taking its governance obligations Read more [...]
What is the purpose of the Whistleblower protection act?
The purpose of this Standard is to provide guidance for entities seeking to implement a whistleblower protection program. The proposed objectives of such a whistleblower protection program are to— (a) encourage the reporting of matters that may cause financial or non-financial loss to the entity or damage to the entity’s reputation; (b) enable the entity to effectively deal with reports from whistleblowers in a way that will protect the identity of the whistleblower and provide Read more [...]