The Airbus in the UK Modern Slavery Statement sets out the steps taken by Airbus during the financial year ending 31 December 2016 to prevent modern slavery and human trafficking in its business and supply chains and the proposed actions to support this going forward.
A zero tolerance approach to modern slavery
Modern slavery, including servitude, forced labour and human trafficking is a global issue and affects every country, sector and industry. It represents some of the gravest forms of human rights abuse in society.
Airbus has a zero tolerance approach to modern slavery within its business, its operations and within its supply chain. In line with the requirements of the of S54 of the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 (‘MSA’), this first public statement addresses the current and proposed actions Airbus is taking to address the
risks and prevent modern slavery in its value chain.
This statement relates to the financial year ending 31 December 2016.