Workplace bullying risk indicator

A tool to help employers identify and control the risk of bullying in the workplace.

Published: 01 Apr 2020
File type: PDF
File size: 280.1 kB
Length: 6 pages
Reading level: Medium

Workplace bullying definition

Workplace bullying is repeated, unreasonable behaviour directed at an employee or group of employees that creates a risk to health and safety.

What it contains

WorkSafe's Workplace bullying risk indicator tool highlights key work-related factors employers need to consider when identifying the risk of bullying in a workplace.

The tool includes a risk scale, provides a checklist of work-related factors that can lead to bullying and offers control measures that might help prevent and respond to bullying.

The bullying risk indicator tool provides information on the following work-related factors:

  • work stressors
  • leadership styles
  • systems of work
  • workplace relationships
  • workforce characteristics

Related pages

This information is from 'Workplace bullying: A guide for employers'. The complete guide is available in two formats.

Website version PDF guide