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Truck maker earns recognition for Social Responsibility ethics

Renault Trucks has been awarded a Gold rating for its commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

The rating, from CSR analysts Ecovadis, was down to a number of factors including the planned release of a range of electric vehicles to respond to air quality and urban noise concerns, the signing of a diversity and disability charter and the rules that have been adopted by the company to fight corruption.

Renault Trucks provided Ecovadis with the CSR data relating to its various activities in these categories and, in parallel, Ecovadis conducted a 360° audit based on external sources of information.

Renault Trucks Renault Trucks CSR Manager Julie Marconnet, said: “This Gold rating is testimony to Renault Trucks’ commitment to sustainable development and rewards the company’s policy of tangible action in the economic, social and environmental spheres. Our customers trust this rating to give a true reflection of the level of commitment of their suppliers. It also helps us benchmark our progress and strive to continually raise our standards.”

Ecovadis is an independent body which specialises in rating the CSR performance of companies in 150 countries by analysing 190 categories. It rates companies according to 21 indicators related to Environment, Labour and Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement.