Cummins Named One of World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere

Wed Mar 6, 2013 9:25am EST

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COLUMBUS, Ind.--(Business Wire)--
Today, Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has been named to the Ethisphere Institute`s
list of the World`s Most Ethical Companies for a sixth consecutive year. 

The Ethisphere Institute recognizes companies that outperform their industry
peers when it comes to ethical behavior. A record number of companies applied to
make the 2013 list. 

"We`re pleased to receive this recognition from the Ethisphere Institute," said
Mark Sifferlen, Vice President, Ethics and Compliance, Cummins Inc. "Cummins has
a long history of operating in a transparent, ethical manner, with integrity and
responsibility. These qualities are part of our culture and they play a key in
the success of our company." 

"Not only did more companies apply for the World`s Most Ethical Companies
recognition this year than any year in the past, which demonstrates that ethical
activity is an important part of many of these companies` business models, but
we are also seeing more companies be proactive and create new initiatives that
expand ethics programs," said Alex Brigham, Executive Director of Ethisphere. 

Companies applying to be on Ethisphere`s list must complete a lengthy survey and
the institute then reviews their ethics codes and any litigation or regulatory
infractions the companies might be involved in. 

The complete list of ethical companies can be viewed at 

About Cummins

Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business
units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas
engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air
handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation
systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana, (USA) Cummins currently employs
approximately 44,000 people worldwide and serves customers in approximately 190
countries and territories through a network of approximately 600 company-owned
and independent distributor locations and approximately 6,500 dealer locations.
Cummins earned $1.66 billion on sales of $17.3 billion in 2012. Press releases
can be found on the Web at Follow Cummins on Twitter at
@Cummins and on YouTube at CumminsInc.

Cummins Inc.
Jon Mills, Director - External Communications, 317-658-4540

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