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Rebooting Anti-Discrimination Efforts

Posted by Wendy White on August 8, 2016

Rebooting Anti-Discrimination Efforts | Wendy White | HR Insights blog by CareATC, Inc.Thirty years ago, the Supreme Court ruled that harassment in the workplace was a form of discrimination. A recent exhaustive study on workplace legal charges has found that harassment is still a big problem.

Of the 90,000 charges brought against employers, 30% were because of harassment. The study further found that 3/4 of employees harassed never complain.

The publishers of the study call for a "reboot" of anti-harassment efforts to turn the tide. The linked article has a lot of specific recommendations for how employers can improve anti-harassment policies.

Read full article at HRE Online.

Wendy White

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Wendy White

As the Director of Client and Clinical Services at CareATC, Wendy manages the implementation and ongoing success of our clients' clinic programs. She is also a resident expert on all things CareATC, having been with the company for over 10 years.

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