Managing risk and maintaining strong and effective controls
Continual assessment and management of risks, and assurance through internal controls, is an integral part of day-to-day operations at Smiths.
Behaving ethically and legally
Behaving with integrity is a fundamental part of our culture and is supported by our Code of Business Ethics.
Effective long-term decision making and transparency
Good quality, ethical and effective decision-making builds sustainable businesses and enables them to create long-term value for all stakeholders.
Division of responsibility
There is a clear division of responsibility between executive and non-executive Directors which supports the integrity of the Board’s operations. The Directors responsibilities are set out in the following role specifications: