Mar 5

Workplace Harassment and Bullying

Posted by admin

Introduction Most workplaces have harassment and bullying policies in place. Many of these were written following the implementation of legislation such as the Human Rights Act, Health and Safety in Employment Act and Employment Relations Act. The emphasis for many of these policies was on sexual harassment and related inappropriate behaviour in the…

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Jun 21

Union claims “horrendous” workplace bullying in Christchurch

Posted by Dave Griffith

The Unite Union has claimed today that incidents of “horrendous” workplace bullying have risen sharply as businesses struggle to deal with the impact of the ongoing earthquakes in Christchurch. Unite Union organiser Matt Jones says his organisation has been flooded with calls from members, especially since the 22nd Febraury earthquake. Matt Jones says…

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