SOCIAL RESPONSABILITY (SA8000) & QUALITY (ISO9001)
SCOPE OF THE QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Spring Costume's Quality Management System (QMS) covers: Design, Development and Manufacture of own brand (LEMOKE), and Customers brand.
Spring Costume, Lda. Complies with the norm NP EN ISO 9001: 2015, and considers all the requirements of the standard applicable to its activity.
SCOPE OF THE SOCIAL RESPONSABILITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
The Social Responsibility Management System (SGRS) of Spring Costume, Lda. Covers:
Design, Development, Production Management and Promotion of Own Brand (LEMOKE) and Customers.
Spring Costume, Lda. Complies with SA 8000: 2014 and considers all the requirements of the standard applicable to its activity.
QUALITY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY POLICY
Spring Costume has as Mission Respond to the needs and expectations of its customers and stakeholders, seeking to achieve excellence standards in the activities it carries out.
Spring Costume wants to be globally recognized by its customers and stakeholders as a benchmark and competitive company in its field of activity.
We believe that the success of Spring Costume will go through its ability to satisfy its customers.
We want to serve customers who value Product and Service:
• With added value
• Quality Criteria
• Fair prices
• Compliance with deadlines
In order to achieve the proposed goals, Spring Costume systematically invests in the Creative Design Process, researching materials and methods in production technology, training employees, promoting an organizational culture that encourages the fulfillment of requirements, improvement continuous process of the Quality Management system processes and development of solutions that give added value to the company and to the market.
Therefore, in the scope of Social Responsibility, Spring Costume undertakes to continuously improve its social performance by integrating the following principles into its overall management:
To promote to all persons and companies that provide services to them in compliance with the SA8000 Standard, namely Child Labor, Forced or Compulsory Labor, Health and Safety, Freedom of Association and Right to Collective Bargaining, Discrimination, Disciplinary Practices, Work Schedule, Remuneration, and Management Practices set forth in SA8000, pursuant to the Declaration of Commitment to Social Responsibility, signed by the Company's management, and attached to this Policy.
To develop labor practices that comply with the international instruments subscribed to by the SA8000 standard, such as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Declaration of the International Labor Organization and other international human rights;
Promote preventive and corrective actions that contribute to the continuous improvement of the commitments assumed.
Spring Costume also respect the principles of labor law applicable to the company and the following international documents:
ILO Convention 1 (working hours - industry) and Recommendation 116 (reduction of working hours);
ILO Conventions 29 (Forced Labor) and 105 (Abolition of Forced Labor); • ILO Convention 87 (Freedom of Association)
ILO Convention 98 (Right to Organize and Negotiate Collectively)
ILO Conventions 100 (equivalent remuneration for male and female workers for equivalent work) and 111 (Discrimination - Employment and Occupation);
ILO Convention 138 and Recommendation 146 (Minimum age);
ILO Convention 155 and Recommendation 164 (occupational health and safety);
ILO Convention 159 (Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment - persons with disabilities);
ILO Convention 169 (Indigenous and Tribal Peoples);
ILO Convention 177 (Work at home);
ILO Convention 182 (Worst forms of child labor);
ILO Convention 183 (Protection of Motherhood);
Code of practice on HIV / AIDS and the world of work;
Universal Declaration of Human Rights;
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights;
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights;
United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child;
United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women;
United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.
PRESENTATION OF CONDUCT CODE OF THE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY SA 8000
Spring Costume acknowledges its responsibility for all Stakeholders, including direct and indirect employees, shareholders, customers, suppliers, subcontractors, and other relevant stakeholders.
Spring Costume developed a strategy to ensure a sustainable implementation of Social Responsibility issues throughout the supply chain.
The fundamental principles of Spring Costume are summarized in this Conduct Code, which lists the basic principles and requirements applicable to its employees and suppliers.
The Conduct Code is regularly updated and distributed to all stakeholders.
Suppliers and subcontractors should publish the Code of Conduct in their local language, in accessible and visible locations, so that all employees are able to read it. In addition, suppliers and subcontractors must ensure that all employees are aware of this code.
Compliance with the Code is assessed through evaluation visits (audits) conducted by our team or authorized companies. Only companies that have compliance with this code are authorized to work with Spring Costume.
COMMITEMENT DECLARATION OF SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY SA8000
Spring Costume Lda. has adopted the requirements of Standard SA 8000 to develop a socially responsible activity.
As Manager, Dra. Helena Coelho assumes the commitment of the company to the 9 requirements of said Standard:
<>1)Forced and Compulsory Labor: The Company does not support, or practice forced or compulsory labor.
Safety and Health: The Company guarantees that its employees work in a safe environment, minimizing the inherent risks of the activity, being strictly in accordance with the National Legislation in this matter.
Freedom of Association and Right to Collective Bargaining: The Company respects the right of all employees to form and join trade unions of workers of their choice and to bargain collectively.
Discrimination: The Company does not support or implement discrimination practices.
Disciplinary Practices: The Company does not support or develop practices of corporal punishment, mental or physical coercion and mental abuse.
Working Hours: The Company complies with the laws and standards applicable to its activity.
Compensation: The Company ensures that monthly salaries are enough to meet the basic needs of employees and provide some extra income.
Management system SA 8000: The Company has integrated the requirements of the Social Responsibility Management System into its Management System, committing itself to complying with them.
The established requirements apply to the entire company as well as the entities that work on its behalf.
To raise a social concern at the accreditation level, you can use the following contacts:
SOCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY ACCREDITATION SERVICES (SAAS)
15 West 44th Steet, 6th Floor New York, NY 10036
Tel: (212) 684-1414 Fax: (212) 684-1515