System needed to tackle workplace bullying in Denmark: Minister

Employment minister proposes anonymous hotline and intervention to deal with severe cases
||Last Updated: 11/09/2010

Workplace bullying has become a significant problem in Denmark and a special system needs to be set up to tackle it, says the country's minister for employment.

An anonymous hotline should be created for employees to call if they feel they have been bullied or mistreated in the workplace, proposed Minister of Employment Inger Stojberg.