Company Ranking45 out of
Hexagon AB (Hexagon), a Swedish electronics equipment manufacturer, ranks 45th out of 60 companies, and scores zero on 4 out of 7 themes. Compared to 2020, the company improved its score by one point. This is because the company updated its supplier code to prohibit the charging of recruitment fees to workers in its supply chains, and to require suppliers to implement the standards of the code in their own supply chains. The company’s score is based on its disclosure of a supplier code of conduct prohibiting forced labour, training for staff and suppliers on the supplier code, and a grievance mechanism for suppliers’ workers. The company is encouraged to improve its performance and disclosure on themes such as Traceability & Risk Assessment, Monitoring, and Remedy.
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THEME & indicator score
The benchmark methodology has seven themes, selected to capture the key areas where companies need to take action to eradicate forced labour from their supply chains. The themes are comprised of a total of 12 key indicators. For each indicator, a company can score a total of 100 points.
Commitment and Governance
|Supplier Code of Conduct and Capacity Building||58 / 100|
|Management and Accountability||25 / 100|
Traceability and Risk Assessment
|Traceability and Supply Chain Transparency||0/100|
|Risk Assessment||0 / 100|
|Data on Supply Chain Risks||0 / 100|
|Purchasing Practices||0 / 100|
|Recruitment Fees||10 / 100|
|Monitoring and Responsible Recruitment||0 / 100|
|Freedom of Association||0 / 100|
|Grievance Mechanism||15 / 100|
|Monitoring Process||0 / 100|
|Remedy Programs||0 / 100|
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