It is the duty of the engineers to supervise the activities carried out by their subordinates in an effective manner. It is requisite for the engineers to check the quality of materials used to develop the infrastructure as negligence may result in the occurrence of the events such as collapse and building roof mishap. Different societies have established different code of ethics for engineering profession. It is necessary that engineers should emphasize on the occurrence of different activities as per their competence to ensure health safety and welfare of the public. Engineers should communicate the truthful information to the stakeholders and should act as a faithful agent and trustees to an employer or client (Borenstein & Arkin, 2016).
Engineers are required to ensure that they should not indulge in the fraudulent activities as it may result in incurrence of the loss to the other party in the form of monetary and non-monetary terms. Engineers should provide services to its clients by ensuring fairness, honesty, equity and impartiality in the work for the purpose of protection of safety, welfare and health of the public. It is the duty of the engineers to perform only those activities in which they are competent. Engineers need to take or carry on the assignments when they attain a professional qualification. Engineers should maintain the confidentiality and privacy of the information provided by the customers and should not disclose it until the consent is taken from them. Engineers should grab the employment opportunity without exhibiting criticism for other engineers and does not present the practice of other engineers in a false manner (Burgess, 2017).