Code of Ethics for Level III Personnel Certified by ASNT 1. Preamble 1.1. In order to safeguard the life, health, property, and welfare of the public, to maintain integrity and high standards of skills and practices in the profession of nondestructive testing, the following rules of professional conduct shall be binding upon every person issued a certificate by ASNT as a Level III. 1.1.1. The Level III who holds a certificate is charged with having knowledge of the existence of the reasonable rules and regulations hereinafter provided for his/her conduct as ASNT Level III, and also shall be familiar with their provisions and understand them. Such knowledge shall encompass the understanding that the practice of nondestructive testing under this certification is a privilege, as opposed to a right, and the Level III shall be forthright and candid in statements or written responses to the Ethics Committee of the Certification Management Board. 1.1.2. The “Level III” as referred to herein is that individual who has been issued a certificate by the American Society for Nondestructive Testing, Inc. pursuant to its heretofore published requirements, rules, and procedures for such certification. This Code of Ethics is binding upon all individuals so certified. 2. Integrity 2.1. The Level III is obligated to act with complete integrity in professional matters for each client or employer as a faithful agent or trustee; shall be honest and impartial; and shall serve the public, clients, and employer with devotion. 3. Responsibility to the Public The Level III shall: 3.1. Protect the safety, health, and welfare of the public in the performance of professional duties. Should the case arise where the Level III faces a situation where the safety, health, and welfare of the public are not protected, he/she shall: 3.1.1. Apprise the proper authority if it is evident that the safety, health, and welfare of the public are not being protected; and
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