Lafarge and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Lafarge and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act
Published: 30 March 2006

Lafarge announces the results of its assessment of its internal control over financial reporting, carried out in accordance with the provisions of section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. These results, which confirm the efficiency of the Group’s internal control over financial reporting, have been certified by Lafarge’s auditors.

Bruno Lafont, CEO of Lafarge, commented: "This project has mobilized thousands of our employees around the world over a very short period of time and I am proud of the quality of the work carried out and of the result achieved.