The difference between Legal and Ethical (Examples of Legal Issues:…
The difference between Legal and Ethical
Laws influence operations of the organisation, workplace relations, advertising and how products and services are delivered. Organisations formulate policies, guidelines and procedures to comply with law and regulations
refers to the following of laws regulations and guidelines. An organisation that conforms to legislation is said to be compliant.
refers to wha is morally right
An Ethical issue may not be covered by specific laws, organisations and employees have an obligation to do what is morally right.
Organisations must also maintain the rights and lifestyle conditions of local community residents by ensuring noise levels are excessive and trading hours are complied with
Examples of Legal Issues:
Health and safety
Consumer protection/ Trade practices
Equal employment opportunity
Examples of Ethical Issues: