Ethics & Conflict of Interest
Tri-C employees have an obligation to follow ethical and confidential standards in the course of their work. Upon hire and annually, employees are asked to read and acknowledge the acknowledgement below.
Employee PII, Confidentiality, Conflict of Interest & Ethics Acknowledgment and Guidance for Sending & Receiving Confidential & Secure Information (CSI) or Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Using Digital Resources
Tri-C employees have an obligation to report any potential conflicts of interest upon hire and during the course of their employment. In addition, employees participating in certain federally funded research projects must disclose financial conflicts of interest / significant financial interests. Please complete and submit a form if: you become aware of any potential conflicts of interest (PCOI) or significant financial interests (SFI) held by you or your immediate family with entities that currently or seek to conduct business or employment with the College; and/or at any time during your employment with the College when you begin participation in any HHS/NIH-funded or covered grants, programs or research and annually thereafter.
Completed forms should be submitted to Risk.Management@tri-c.edu for review.
|Ohio Revised Code||http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/|
|The Ohio Ethics Commission||http://www.ethics.ohio.gov/index.shtml|
|National Junior College Athletics Association||http://njcaa.org/|
|Copyright and Trademark/Intellectual Property|
|U.S. Copyright Office||http://www.copyright.gov/|
|U.S. Patent and Trademark Office||http://www.uspto.gov/|
|Environmental Health and Safety|
|U.S. Environmental Protection Agency||http://www.epa.gov/|
|Health and Welfare|
|U.S. Department of Health and Human Services||http://www.hhs.gov/|
|U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Commission||http://www.eeoc.gov/|
|U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||http://www.cdc.gov/|
|U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration||http://www.osha.gov/|
|U.S. Department of the Treasury||http://www.treasury.gov/Pages/default.aspx|
|U.S. Internal Revenue Service||http://www.irs.gov/|
|Privacy and Data Security||http://www.business.ftc.gov/privacy-and-security/data-security|