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Verhaltenskodex

English translation: code of conduct

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21:11 Aug 16, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: Verhaltenskodex
Business
Levengood
English translation:code of conduct
Explanation:
Eine Reihe von Unternehmungen, z. B. Nike hat aus Arbeitsspezifischengründen einen sog. Code of Conduct eingeführt. Gemeint ist hiermit eine Art Selbstverpflichtung zur Wahrung und Überprüfung von Arbeitsbedingungen.

Hoffe es hat geholfen!
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Olaf
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Summary of answers provided
na +4code of conduct
Johanna Timm, PhD
na +2code of conduct
Olaf
naCode of Ethics
Roland Grefer
nacode of conduct
Mats Wiman


  

Answers


8 mins peer agreement (net): +4
code of conduct


Explanation:
As per Eichborn.Commonly used term to describe expected behaviour/attitide/deportment of employees.


    Eichborn/experience
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 23:59
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7302

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marcus Malabad: yep
1 min

agree  Ulrike Lieder: Supported by many refs.; cf., e.g., www.ups.com/canada/news/speech/engbuscode.html
11 mins

agree  Judith Schmid
1 hr

agree  Bernard Adelt
4 hrs
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12 mins peer agreement (net): +2
code of conduct


Explanation:
Eine Reihe von Unternehmungen, z. B. Nike hat aus Arbeitsspezifischengründen einen sog. Code of Conduct eingeführt. Gemeint ist hiermit eine Art Selbstverpflichtung zur Wahrung und Überprüfung von Arbeitsbedingungen.

Hoffe es hat geholfen!


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Olaf
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 20

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sarah Wiedemann
1 hr

agree  Judith Schmid
1 hr
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13 mins
code of conduct


Explanation:
or rules of conduct=Verhaltenregeln


    Duden-Oxford+MW
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 08:59
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
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8 hrs
Code of Ethics


Explanation:
While "Code of Conduct" is a literal translation of this German expression, it typically defines ethical guidelines, that at times go beyond the behavioural scope commonly associated with "conduct".


    Reference: http://www.aitp.org/about/code_of_ethics.html
Roland Grefer
Local time: 02:59
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 231
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