Holmbergs business is guided by a mission to save lives and minimize damages through zero defect products.
ESG impacts through the value chain
Holmbergs’ mission is to save lives and minimize traffic-related damages through zero defect products. This mission is a direct contribution to UN SDG 3.6 and the company’s most important positive social impact. Well-being of own employees, as well as labor standards and human rights in the supply chain are other important areas where Holmbergs has an opportunity to have a positive social impact.
The most important environmental impacts are related to product design and emissions stemming from the production process. Moreover, using non-toxic materials is important both for the environment as well as customer safety. Important governance aspects include risks related to corruption and integrity in own operations and in the supply chain.
Code of Conduct
The Code of Conduct provides guidance on how Holmberg’s employees should act ethically and in accordance with the company’s values. The purpose of Holmberg’s code of conduct is to create a corporate culture that promotes integrity, our values, ethical guidelines and the Group’s policies. Read more here
The underlying principle of the Code of Conduct is that we always do the right thing, and if we are unsure, ask those who may know first. The code of conduct is available in local languages, applies to everyone in the Holmbergs Group, including all direct and indirect subsidiaries, and we ensure that board members, managers and employees get acquainted with it.
By complying with the code, we ensure that the business is conducted professionally, honestly and ethically. This ensures in its own operations through recurring communication. We also communicate the code to the largest suppliers and require it to be signed to confirm that the suppliers support, respect and prioritize these important areas.
Holmbergs has internal routines that makes it possible for all employees to report suspected legal or regular infringements, without repercussions. All employees within the Group are encouraged to report such actions that are perceived as serious misconduct to the position appointed by the company. Reporting can also be done anonymously. Reported violations are expected to be handled in a thorough manner with the goal of work for a satisfactory solution with reasonable measures.
The whistleblower routine has been approved by the company board. In 2020, we have not had any cases of erroneous behavior that resulted in action.
The code of conduct has been approved by the company’s board and is available internally on the company’s intranet. The code is also available to all employees through the introduction of new employees.
Holmbergs sustainability targets
UN Sustainable development goals
By staying in the frontline of technology development and manufacturing high quality products, Holmbergs has an opportunity to save more lives during transport and traffic. Holmbergs has an important role to play in reaching part of the UN Sustainable development goals 3, 9 and 11.
#3 Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
Our job is to make sure you and your child have the best protection there is. By designing and producing the best safety solutions on the market, Holmbergs contributes to the sub-target of halving the number of global deaths and injuries from road traffic accidents by 2020.
#9 Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.
We produce world class road traffic safety systems on excellent manufacturing platforms with fully-automatic robot assembly lines and vision detection systems. Our world class covers are produced with environmental friendly processes from laminating and cutting to printing and assembly with absolutely no chemicals. Holmbergs contributes to the sub-target of upgrading the retrofit industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes by 2030.
#11 Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.
All the children in the world should have the best protection there is, to keep our most beloved ones safe during the ride.
Holmbergs contributes to the sub-target of providing access to safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable transport systems for all, with special attention to the needs of those in vulnerable situations, women, children, persons with disabilities and older persons by 2030.
What do Holmbergs do?
Innovate products that saves lives.
Holmbergs is driving innovation and product development in the industry. Our passion and commitment have showed the way for safety solutions and fastenings for more than 80 years. Child safety seats in passenger vehicles reduce the risk of fatal injuries by 71% for infants. We´re proud to have been part of that development. Read more here
Quality is everything.
In our business, there´s no room for error. Our greatest strength is our more than 50-year long track record. Our products are crucial to the safety and security of millions of people. So when it comes to quality, we´re absolutely meticulous. Read more here