With the platform, we fulfill our obligation to set up a whistleblower system in accordance with the Whistleblower Protection Act. In particular, you can thus provide information about
Violations that are punishable by law.
Violations that are subject to fines, insofar as the provision serves to protect life, limb or health or to protect the rights of employees or their representative bodies.
Other violations within the meaning of Section 2 (1) No. 3 HinSchG These include in particular: Violations of legal provisions to combat money laundering and terrorist financing, violations of product safety and conformity, violations of environmental protection, violations of regulations on consumer rights and consumer protection, violations of privacy in electronic communications or the protection of personal data, violations of security in IT technology, violations of regulations on the auditing of companies and violations of accounting, including the bookkeeping of companies.
other violations within the meaning of Section 2 (1) and (2) HinSchG; these include in particular: Violations of anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing legislation, violations of product safety and conformity, violations of road, rail, air or maritime transport safety, violations of the safe transport of dangerous goods, violations of environmental protection, violations of radiation protection, violations of the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources, Violations of food and feed safety, Violations of quality and safety standards for organs and substances of human origin, Violations of rules on the manufacture, presentation or sale of tobacco products, Violations of regulations of consumer rights and protection, Violations of privacy in electronic communications or protection of personal data, violations of security in IT technology, violations of shareholders' rights, violations of regulations on the auditing of companies and violations of accounting, including corporate accounting, violations of regulations for contracting entities on the award procedure, violations of the FinDAG, violations of tax legal norms applicable to corporations and partnerships, violations aimed at providing an abusive tax advantage, violations of the functioning of the EU and restrictions on competition, violations of EU fair markets, violations of the protection of EU financial interests, and violations of internal market rules and competition in the EU,
be reported.Anyone who reports an alleged violation with good intentions, which is not confirmed upon closer examination, has nothing to fear. However, we would like to point out that deliberate or grossly negligent false reports can lead to criminal, civil and labor law consequences.
Notices can be submitted through the following reporting channels:
Digital whistleblowing system
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