Work-related gendered violence including sexual harassment (PDF version)

A guide for employers on preventing and responding to work-related gendered violence and work-related sexual harassment.

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Published: 08 Nov 2022
 
File type: PDF
 
File size: 512.26 kB
 
Length: 24 pages
 
Reading level: Medium

What it contains

Work-related gendered violence is a serious occupational health and safety issue.

This guide discusses legal duties relating to work-related gendered violence and work-related sexual harassment under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 and the Equal Opportunity Act 2010.

It also contains information about:

  • what work-related gendered violence and work-related sexual harassment are, with examples of what these behaviours might look like
  • who's at risk and how it affects people
  • approaches to preventing work-related gendered violence
  • systems for responding to work-related gendered violence

The guide includes case studies showing ways to prevent and address work-related gendered violence.