Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has high ethical standards for conducting our business, as stated in our Code of Conduct. If you believe someone has violated our standards, it is important that you make us aware of your concerns so that we can appropriately investigate and, if necessary, correct any problems. There are many resources available to help you if you have a question or concern about any potential violation or misconduct. You can contact your manager, your Human Resources representative, or any member of Vertex Legal or Corporate Compliance. We also encourage you to use this Alert Line as a resource to submit a report relating to any suspected violations. In all cases, retaliation against an employee who is reporting possible fraud or misconduct is strictly prohibited pursuant to Vertex's Code of Conduct.
In situations where you prefer to place an anonymous report in confidence, you are encouraged to use this Alert Line, hosted by a third party hotline provider, EthicsPoint. If you choose, the information you provide will be sent to us by EthicsPoint on a totally confidential and anonymous basis.
For individuals in the European Union and Switzerland, the Alert Line is only available for reporting concerns related to Financial, Auditing, Accounting, Banking, or Bribery allegations. If your concern pertains to other types of non-compliance issues, you should to report them to local management, legal, or human resources.