Business Practice Note 36: Ethical issues when accepting an appointment
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16 November 2020

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Business Practice Note 36: Ethical issues when accepting an appointment

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Business Practice Note 36: Ethical issues when accepting an appointment
Date published

16 November 2020

Price

Standard: £9
Members/Subscribers: Free

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Hugh Docherty explores the key ethical questions that engineers should consider before accepting an appointment, particularly when asked to replace an existing engineer.

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PDF
Pages:
2
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Business Practice Notes Professional Guidance Issue 11

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