Professional Conduct of AMI Members

The Asbestos Management Institute places a personal obligation on its members to act with integrity, in the public interest and to exercise all reasonable professional skill and care to:

  • Prevent avoidable risks to health or safety
  • Prevent avoidable adverse impact on the environment
  •  Maintain their competence
    • Undertake only professional tasks for which they are competent
    • Disclose relevant limitations of competence
  •  Accept appropriate responsibility for work carried out under their supervision
    • Treat all persons fairly, without bias, and with respect
    • Encourage others to advance their learning and competence
  • Avoid where possible real or perceived conflict of interest
    • Advise affected parties when such conflicts arise
  • Observe the proper duties of confidentiality owed to appropriate parties
  • Reject bribery
  • Assess relevant risks and liability, and if appropriate hold professional indemnity insurance
  • Notify the institution if convicted of a criminal offence or upon becoming bankrupt or disqualified as a Company Director
  • Notify the institution of any significant violation of the AMI Code of Conduct by another member