Report focuses on environmental, social and governance performance
TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Morneau Shepell released its 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report. The report focuses on company-wide performance in environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives, the key areas of corporate responsibility that intersect with Morneau Shepell's business.
Though this marks the company's first published CSR report, Morneau Shepell has had a longstanding commitment to responsible business conduct and supporting the well-being of its employees, communities and the environment. This milestone reflects Morneau Shepell's corporate values in the well-being marketplace and provides stakeholders with transparency and accountability.
"As a responsible corporate entity, the idea of well-being fully permeates our organization," said Stephen Liptrap, president and chief executive officer. "Our company is on a continual journey to strengthen the governance of our CSR initiatives and improve our operating practices. This report demonstrates that CSR is fundamental to our business and central to our brand values. It helps define Morneau Shepell's way of doing business, drives our strategy and sets the standard for our behaviour. While this journey is far from complete, we're proud of what we have achieved and how we are advancing our purpose of improving lives and improving business.
In 2019, Morneau Shepell will continue to strengthen its reporting to evolving CSR standards while updating its management systems and operating practices for compliance with those standards. The company's long-term focus is to align its CSR strategy to global principles for responsible corporate citizenship, providing new opportunities to contribute to the well-being of people, organizations and communities.
Click here to view Morneau Shepell's CSR report.
About Morneau Shepell
Morneau Shepell is the leading provider of technology-enabled HR services that deliver an integrated approach to well-being through our cloud-based platform. Our focus is providing everything our clients need to support the mental, physical, social and financial well-being of their people. By improving lives, we improve business. Our approach spans services in employee and family assistance, health and wellness, recognition, pension and benefits administration, retirement and benefits consulting, actuarial and investment services. Morneau Shepell employs almost 5,000 employees who work with some 24,000 client organizations that use our services in 162 countries. Morneau Shepell is a publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: MSI). For more information, visit morneaushepell.com.
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For further information: Cathren Ronberg, Morneau Shepell, [email protected], 416.355.5632 or (toll-free) 1.855.622.3327