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FCA US Achieves Top Score for LGBTQ Workplace Policies and Benefits

November 9, 2017

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

According to a news expelled by a Human Rights Campaign (HRC), FCA US LLC was one of a name organisation of heading employers to grasp a 100 percent rating on HRC’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI).

The annual CEI news rates employers on their LGBTQ workplace policies and benefits. A 100 percent rating indicates a association provides full relation for domestic partner benefits, not usually in simple medical coverage, though in contingent care, retirement and other advantages that impact a financial and medical contentment of families. A 100 percent rating also signifies coverage for transgender people for medically required caring — a village a HRC records has historically been overlooked. 

The HRC, a largest polite rights classification in a U.S., rated scarcely 1,000 employers for a 2018 report, including a whole Fortune 500. The top-rated businesses camber scarcely each attention and vital embankment of a U.S.
 
“FCA US is unapproachable of a longstanding support of a LGBTQ employees, business and communities,” pronounced Kelly Tolbert, Head of Diversity, FCA US LLC. “Our unchanging record of providing an thorough work enlightenment and advantage relation for a LGBTQ employees represents a core faith in a talents and intensity of a people.”

The Company was a initial automaker to offer domestic partner advantages to employees in 2000 and has achieved a 100 percent CEI rating 11 times given a benchmark was determined in 2002.
 
“Solid opening by FCA US on a Corporate Equality Index demonstrates a Company’s joining to formulating and nutritious a understanding and thorough work culture,” pronounced Kelly Hanlon, Chair of GALA, a Gay and Lesbian Alliance during FCA US. “Scoring a 100 percent on a CEI has been a source of honour for a Company, generally a LGBTQ worker community.”

GALA is one of 7 business apparatus groups during FCA US. These employee-directed groups pursue initiatives that applaud multicultural differences and move value to a incomparable village by volunteer, charitable, career-building and vital activities. GALA’s objectives embody compelling a certain recognition of LGBTQ people and issues within FCA US and to safeguard that a Company’s products and services are tailored to different customers.

According to a 2018 report, “since a CEI’s pregnancy in 2002, America’s largest employers, including so many with a tellurian footprint, have embraced LGBTQ inclusion as a best business practice. Protections for employees on a basement of passionate course and gender temperament are now non-negotiable components of business operations.”

The 2018 Corporate Equality Index news is accessible during www.hrc.org/cei.

About a Human Rights Campaign Foundation
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation is a educational arm of America’s largest polite rights classification operative to grasp equivalence for lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender and odd people. HRC envisions a universe where LGBTQ people are embraced as full members of multitude during home, during work and in each community.
 
About FCA US LLC
FCA US LLC is a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan. It designs, manufactures, and sells or distributes vehicles underneath a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The Company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. FCA US is building on a ancestral foundations of Chrysler Corp., determined in 1925 by attention idealist Walter P. Chrysler and Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (F.I.A.T.), founded in Italy in 1899 by pioneering entrepreneurs, including Giovanni Agnelli. FCA US is a member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA).

FCA, a seventh-largest automaker in a universe formed on sum annual car sales, is an general automotive group. FCA is listed on a New York Stock Exchange underneath a pitch “FCAU” and on a Mercato Telematico Azionario underneath a pitch “FCA.”

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