Harassment Prevention in the Workplace: Best Practices to Reduce Risk

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Business - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Thursday, March 29, 2018
8:00 AM-9:30 AM

Suggested Audiences: Adult
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Bay Path College Central Mass Campus
242 Sturbridge Road
Charlton, MA 01507
Cost: Free for Members, $25 for non-Members
Description: With the rise of some high profile allegations of Sexual Harassment by politicians, Hollywood celebrities, and others coupled with the rise of the MeToo movement, sexual harassment remains in the spotlight nationally and is poised to be a high risk area for employers for the remainder of 2018. To avoid the high cost of litigation, employee turnover and lost productivity due to harassment in the workplace, you need a top down prevention strategy in place no matter the size or scope of your business. In todays briefing, Mark will guide attendees through the following:

 Silence no more - survey says
 Setting a Culture of Respect
 Reviewing your Sexual Harassment Policy
 Being prepared to investigate a complaint
 Federal & State Compliance - postings, policies and training
 Have a tool kit ready to go

About the Presenter: Mark Adams, Employers Association of the NorthEast
Mark Adams leads the HR Solutions team, providing services to member companies and directing programs for affirmative action, background checking, and surveys ... among others. Frequently handling real-time hotline questions, Mark is known for his ability to respond quickly and efficiently to member questions, synthesizing the facts and offering both a compelling legal perspective and the experience gleaned from two decades in the industry.
More Information: Website: http://cmschamber.ning.com/events/harassment-prevention-in-t...
E-mail: info@cmschamber.org
Phone: 508-347-2761
Entered by: Chamber of Central Mass South

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