Integrity & Compliance

Sustainability & Ethics

Integrity & Compliance

Rockwell Automation Ombudsman

High standards of business conduct are important in every aspect of our business.

For clarification regarding our standards or to report violations, contact our ombudsman.

You Expect High Standards

For the ninth time, the Ethisphere Institute has recognized Rockwell Automation as one of the world's most ethical companies.

For the ninth time, the Ethisphere Institute has recognized Rockwell Automation as one of the world's most ethical companies. Learn more.

You expect your partners and suppliers to adhere to high ethical standards. When you work with Rockwell Automation, you engage a partner who embraces honesty, fairness, quality and responsiveness as guiding principles — and views integrity as an underlying value in every business transaction.

Our commitment to responsible business practices is absolute. Our employees, officers and directors act with integrity in all interactions with customers, partners, shareholders and governments and comply with the requirements of our extensive ethics program. Our Code of Conduct establishes the rules we follow as we work and provides a framework for all of our decisions and actions.

Listed below are a few of our most important global policies that demonstrate our values:


Every one of our employees and all people performing work for or on behalf of Rockwell Automation should be treated with respect and dignity. We have a no-tolerance policy for discrimination and harassment — and zero tolerance for workplace violence and weapons.


We are opposed to corruption in all forms and vigorously monitor compliance in our business activities and in the activities of those who represent us and supply goods and services in support of our business activities.

Social Responsibility & Sustainability

Social responsibility and sustainability are important factors for the long-term success of our company, employees and the planet.

Product Quality, Safety & Compliance

We are committed to quality, safety and compliance for all of our products and services. If you are qualifying us as a supplier, you will find the information you need in these documents:

Communications & Social Media

Regardless of media, employees must talk about the company in a way that protects its reputation and promotes its brands honestly and accurately.


We comply with the rules and regulations that apply to importing or exporting products, parts, materials, software and technology for or on behalf of Rockwell Automation.

Supply Chain Activities

Respect for human rights, fair labor practices and humane working conditions are simply fundamental to our minimum expectations of all suppliers. In addition, Rockwell Automation works with our suppliers to understand the probability of having Conflict Minerals in our products. We continue to monitor U.S. regulatory and legislative developments related to Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Reform Act.