ASQ Social Responsibility

The American Society for Quality (ASQ) is pleased to collaborate with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to highlight successful practices in the area of social responsibility and the difference these organizations are making in local, national, and international communities.

Social Responsibility Defined

The responsibility of an organization for the impacts of its decisions and activities
on society and the environment, through transparent and ethical behavior that

  • contributes to sustainable development, health, and the welfare of society;
  • takes into account the expectations of stakeholders;
  • is in compliance with applicable law and consistent with international norms of behavior;
  • is integrated throughout the organization and practiced in its relationships.