ALOA Code of Ethics

As an ALOA member, we fully abide by and adopt the ALOA Code of Ethics:

All members of ALOA SPAI by acceptance and continuance therein, shall be deemed to have subscribed to the following Code of Ethics. That the dignity of our chosen profession may be perpetuated, it is the duty of all members of ALOA SPAI:

  • To practice their profession in the spirit of fairness to their clients, with fidelity to security in conformance with appropriateness, and with high ideals of personal honor;
  • To properly and impartially analyze secutiy problems, and to advance the best possible solution for the pprotection of their clients;
  • To conduct themselves in a dignified manner;
  • To abide by applicable licensing, registration, and business regulations;
  • To advertise and conduct business in a non-deceptive manner;
  • To abstain from using improper or questionable methods of soliciting patronage, and to decline to accept such incompatible patronage;
  • To refrain from using their professional skills, training, or expertise, in a manner that compromises the safety of security of the customer or the general public;
  • To refrain from associating themselves with or allowing the use of their names by any enterprise of questionable character, or in any manner countenancing misrepresentation;
  • To cooperate in advancing the best interest of the locksmithing industry by interchange of general information and experience with fellow locksmiths;
  • To encourage and promote loyalty to the profession, always ready to apply their special knowledge, skill, and training for the use and betterment of our industry.