This worksheet has been designed by the Authority to assist advisers to make professional and ethically responsible decisions, by encouraging advisers to think about their own ethical standards in a professional context, and reflecting on the following questions:
With reference to the flowchart below, write under each of headings the relevant points that apply to the ethical situation that you are trying to resolve.
2. Understanding the facts of the situation
3. Understanding the options available
4. Understanding the consequences of the options
5. Testing the option you plan to take
6. Explain the option you have decided upon
7. Act and reflect on the outcome