Compliance Code

Integrity

OMIC shall operate in a professional, independent and impartial manner in all its activities.
OMIC shall carry out its work honestly and shall not tolerate any deviation from its approved methods and procedures. Where approved test methods make provision for tolerances in results, OMIC shall ensure that such tolerances are not abused to alter the actual findings.
OMIC shall report data, test results and other material facts in good faith and shall not improperly change them, and shall only issue reports and certificates that correctly present the actual findings, professional opinions or results obtained.

Conflicts of Interest

OMIC shall avoid conflicts of interest with any related entities in which OMIC has a financial or commercial interest and to which OMIC is required to provide services.
OMIC shall avoid conflicts of interest between OMIC's companies and/or divisions engaged in different activities but which may be providing services to either the same client or each other.
OMIC shall ensure that its employees avoid conflicts of interest with its activities.

Confidentiality

OMIC shall treat all information received in the course of the provision of its services as business confidential to the extent that such information is not already published, generally available to their parties or otherwise in the public domain.

Anti-bribery

OMIC shall prohibit the offer or acceptance of bribes in any form, including kickbacks, on any portion of a contract payment.
OMIC shall prohibit the use of any routes or channels for provision of improper benefits to, or receipt of improper benefits from customers, agents, contractors, suppliers or employees of any such party, or government officials.

Fair Marketing

OMIC shall only present itself and conduct marketing, including any comparisons with or references to competitors or their services, in a manner that is truthful and not deceptive or likely to mislead.