It is a criminal offence to offer, promise, give, request or accept a bribe. The consequences of a breach of the Bribery Act 2010 are severe. Individuals face up to 10 years’ imprisonment, and commercial organisations can be fined an unlimited amount and prevented from tendering for public contracts.
An employer has a defence if it can show that it had adequate procedures in place designed to prevent bribery.
This includes training on essential steps businesses should put in place including:
This course covers the steps you should take to prevent any harm and sets out the responsibilities for individuals including:
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