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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 02/12/2004

Employers asked to address domestic violence


— Manitoba is launching a workplace campaign to combat domestic violence. Labour Minister Nancy Allan said domestic violence affects employee health and safety, productivity and absenteeism and an employer’s bottom line. It also creates a greater risk of violence in the workplace, she said, adding the amount of time people spend at work makes it an ideal place for assistance. Information is being sent to employers and is available at

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