Preventing Violence and Harassment in the Workplace – What the Law Says
As part of the Workplace Safety North (WSN) Feed Your Brain Lunch and Learn Series, you're invited to attend an information session, "Preventing violence and harassment in the workplace," on Wednesday, April 3 in Timmins.
Everyone should be able to work in a safe and healthy workplace. The Occupational Health and Safety Act sets out roles and responsibilities of workplace parties with respect to workplace violence and workplace harassment, including the development and implementation of policies and programs, and providing information and instruction to staff.
In this session, you’ll learn:
Law regarding violence and harassment in the workplace
Key legal definitions of violence, harassment, and sexual harassment
Continuum of behaviours
Duty of employers, supervisors, and workers.
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