The Ethics Of Ethics Audit

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Ethics audit can be used in different fields to analyze ethical risks in organizations. Ethics audit is flexible; it works according to organization’s individual circumstances, including their size, type, legal structure or industrial sector of operation. Main structure and processes of ethics audit model should be followed. As mentioned before the current ethics audit is based on qualitative research with a methodological triangulation being used. For clarifying auditing process visualization of auditing model in Figure 1 is given.
Figure 1 Ethics Audit Model

This model mainly separated into four levels: leadership, system, evaluation and manage. Additionally, here are three main data sources as input to auditing process: documents observation, working tour in company and interviews. All data will be collected, categorized, analyzed and assessed through risk assessment matrix. Auditing committee gives feedback to management or stakeholder group. To identify the model utilization, this paper will apply the model specify the case of Michael R. Taylor who currently the Deputy Commissioner of FDA.
Case Introduction Michael R. Taylor, who was vice President for Public Policy of Monsanto from 1996 to 2000. Monsanto produced recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH), which a number of farms that have mass milk production currently inject into their cows. In February 1994, anti-biotechnology activists charged that Taylor had a conflict of interest with respect to the

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