CR Glossary

It's easy to be confused by the jargon that surrounds corporate responsibility. So here's a simple glossary which we hope will clear things up.



Heritage policy
BT is the only UK plc to have a published a Heritage Policy, recognising its commitment to its documentary and artefact historical assets.

A person who normally works from a desk in his or her home, rather than one in their employer's office.

H&S incident rate
The rate at which injuries, diseases and dangerous occurrences occur in a workplace, normally expressed as number of injuries per 100 employees.

Human rights
The set of rights defined by the United Nations that ensure individuals freedom and a 'reasonable' quality of life.