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We Received Accreditation From The Ethics Institute of South Africa

At Whistle Blowers (Pty) Ltd, we promote internal reporting where an employee feels comfortable reporting a matter, no matter how serious. Employees need to have the peace of mind and trust relationship that, should they wish to remain anonymous, their identity will be protected at all costs.

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PricewaterhouseCoopers release SA companies top fraud survey

A recent survey release by PricewaterhouseCoopers has revealed that South African companies experience more fraud and bribery than their overseas counterparts. The survey showed shocking statistics about South African companies with bribery and corruption having been the fastest growing economic crime in SA being one of them. Read the full article here.

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Medicare’s New Plans

Medicare’s New Plans To Divulge Physician Billing Date Will Strengthen FCA Whistleblowing Medicare’s new plan to divulge billing data for specific physicians will strengthen whistleblowing for the FCA with experts saying that it will place added pressure on regulators to rein in overpayments. Experts also say that the transparency of this new plan will reinforce…

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Whistle Blowers……….it is time for you to step forward!

According to the just released PricewaterhouseCoopers South African edition of the Global Economic Crime Survey, 77% of all internal fraud is committed by senior or middle management and their primary motivation is greed, in the case of senior managers, and perceived injustice, in the case of junior managers. The number of South African senior managers committing…

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SA Whistle Blowers Come Out Tops!

In a recent study on whistleblowing, South Africa received a 3 star rating for its whistle blowers protection regimes, superseding Germany, France, Hong Kong and Australia. South Africa’s specific legislation protecting whistle blowers has set it apart from others. To find out more, visit http://www.bdlive.co.za/business/2014/01/27/sa-whistle-blowing-system-gets-top-score

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How To Establish An Ethics Hotline For Your Company

One of the most effective methods for reducing fraud within the workplace is the application of an ethics hotline that will allow and encourage employees, customers and others to report corruption and wrongdoing. An ethics hotline can be a powerful tool and we believe that one should be applied to all businesses of any size…

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Whistleblowers Legal Protection

In a recent article published by Transparency International, it has come to light that the international whistle blower movement is at the point of no return.  Whistle blowers around the world have the right for legal protection and their demands are being met and laws are being made.  As these protections expand, whistle blowers will…

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Unethical Behaviour Is Declining In The Private Sector

In a recent media release on the 9th July, South African Business Ethics Survey shows positive developments in ethics management. It was concluded that there has been a marked decrease in the instances of misconduct observed by private sector employees in South Africa. This is one of the positive findings of the South African Business…

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Gearing Up For A Thrilling Involvement In 2013 The Put Foot Rally

Every day we send our children to school in a pair of shoes without a thought to those kids who are less fortunate and often have to walk for kilometres without shoes.   The vision of The Put Foot Foundation is to put shoes on the millions of children in South Africa that do not have…

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See How Blowing The Whistle On Fraud & Criminal Activity Pays Off

Blowing the whistle pays and this was evident in an article written for Fin24.com and stated that “The Competition Commission has experienced a dramatic increase in the number of companies blowing the whistle on anticompetitive and collusive behaviour. This has enabled it to collect fines worth over four times the annual budget allocated to it…

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Anonymous Whistle Blower Exposes Massive Offshore Corruption

Once again whistleblowing has been demonstrated to be of enormous value in exposing those involved in corruption. An investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists into off-shore holdings of people and companies in more than 170 countries and territories hiding trillions of dollars in income and assets was recently released. Read the full article…

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Financial Times Article On Whistle Blowers

The Financial Times recently reported that whistle blowers are playing an increasingly important role in uncovering corporate problems in the UK, where 37 per cent of companies surveyed in 2012 reported that they had been the target of a would-be informer.  Read more on this hot topic http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/5db40682-8015-11e2-adbd-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2Me0Nddzr

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