Ethics SA has certified Whistle Blowers (Pty) Ltd as meeting the External Whistle-blowing Hotline Service Provider Standard EO1.1.1. This is the fifth year that they have received the certification.
The EO1.1.1 is a best-practice set of guidelines or norms for the professional and ethical conduct of external whistle-blowing hotline service providers, operating their own centres or facilities.
The EO1.1.1 is grounded in, and informed by, the principles of integrity, efficiency, independence, protection and availability. Whistle Blowers (Pty) Ltd’s whistle-blowing line facility was audited and evaluated against their compliance to these professional service standards and principles in January 2015 and was found to be fully compliant.