Contact BD's Directors

Anyone wishing to communicate (including with respect to accounting, internal accounting controls or auditing matters) with BD's Board of Directors, the non-management directors as a group, or with any individual director, may do so by contacting the BD Lead Director (currently, Marshall O. Larsen) in one of the following ways:

  • by mail, addressed to BD Lead Director, P.O. Box 264, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417-0264.
  • by calling the BD Ethics Helpline, an independent toll-free service, at 1-800-821-5452 (available seven days a week, 24 hours a day). Callers outside North America should use "AT&T Direct" to reach AT&T in the U.S., and then dial toll-free 1-800-821-5452. Translation services are available.
  • by e-mail to ethics_office@bd.com

Any BD shareholder who wishes to engage directly with one or more of BD's non-management directors may submit a request through one of the above methods or by contacting BD's Corporate Secretary.

As with all internet communications, e-mail sent to or from this site may not be secure and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to us. Our collection, use and disclosure of personal data through this site are governed by our Privacy Statement and Consent to Use of Data which you should carefully review before providing information to us. Please also note that the e-mail links and forms on this site are not for emergency or medical information.

All communications will be kept confidential and forwarded promptly to the Lead Director, who shall in turn forward them promptly to the appropriate director(s). Such items as are unrelated to a director's duties and responsibilities as a Board member may be excluded, including, without limitation, solicitations and advertisements; junk mail; product-related communications; job referral materials such as rsums; surveys; and material that is determined to be illegal or otherwise inappropriate. The director(s) to whom such information is addressed shall be informed that the information has been removed, and that it will be made available to such director(s) upon request.