14001 : 2004
| RUG MARK | STAR
EXPORT HOUSE | D&B
Rugs is the first company in India with “Design,
Development, Manufacturing and Export of Handmade
Carpets and Floor Coverings” scope and 11th carpet
company to receive SA 8000 certification in India.
The certification covers the Jaipur’s factory, which
associates more than 40000 people across the
country. The Jaipur facility also conducts various
on-site awareness programs, on-site training
programs and work with govt. on social initiatives.
SA 8000 is an internationally recognized standard
based on International Labor Organization (ILO)
conventions and the United Nations' Universal
Declaration of Human Rights and the Convention on
Rights of the child. The standard focuses on child
labor, forced labor, health and safety, freedom of
association and the right to collective bargaining,
discrimination, and disciplinary practices, working
hours, compensation and the implementation of an
efficient management system.
N K Chaudhary, CMD of Jaipur Rugs stated, "This
certification is the latest example of Jaipur's
commitment to ensure the Company's operations,
wherever located, protect both its work force and
the environment. We value the dedication and
commitment of our employees and want to make certain
that they work in an environment that is safe and
values their wellbeing."