IDA MEMBERS AGREE TO ADHERE TO THE IDA CODE OF ETHICS:
I. My Commitment to Professionalism:
A. To prominently display the IDA Code of Ethics, adhere to all IDA logo and branding policies, and operate with the highest professional standards while providing quality products and services;
B. To maintain professional, trustworthy, and well-trained personnel; and,
C. To stay abreast of new techniques and products through research, education, and networking within the professional detailing community.
II. My Commitment to the Customer:
A. To make clear recommendations for service or product options to properly recondition a vehicle to any customer’s specifications;
B. To treat all customers fairly, and professionally, and exceed their expectations; and,
C. To exercise all reasonable care of a customer’s property and equipment.
III. My Commitment to Compliance:
A. To adhere to all regulations governing the operation of a detailing or supplier business;
B. To meet and exceed all applicable regulations that ensure the safety of personnel; and,
C. To obtain all necessary and appropriate insurance coverage.
IV. My Commitment to the Industry:
A. To contribute to the elevation of professional standards within the detailing industry;
B. To actively support, contribute to, participate with, and uphold the standards of the International Detailing Association; and,
C. To treat all members within the detailing profession with fairness and dignity.
V. My Commitment to the Environment:
A. To continually strive to reduce waste as well as the consumption of natural resources;
B. To minimize the use of hazardous and dangerous chemicals whenever possible; and,
C. To adhere to the tenets of the Clean Water Act or comparable conservation act by preventing non-compliant discharge of wastewater and contaminants.