KnowYour Rights Concept

Know your rights : Workplace Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment disrupts the peace of the victim and in some cases makes them feel powerless. If the harasser intimidates the victim, it even leads to mental agony of the victim. It is always wise to talk to a friend or a superior about the incidents and to get advice from them for handling the[…]
Am I being sexually harassed

Am I being sexually harassed?

Sexual harassment is bullying to coercion of a sexual nature, or the unwelcome or inappropriate promise of rewards in exchange of sexual favors. In 2011 alone, over 11,364 complaints of sexual harassment were made to the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Among this eighty four percent of the complaints were filed by women. According[…]
unwanted advances are unwanted

Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal)

Sexual harassment in workplace is becoming a more common issue these days and has turned to be a dismay for women as the percentage of women who face harassment over men has got a major difference in figures. Women between the ages of 18 to 34 are more vulnerable to harassment in workplace. One in[…]
wrongful termination

Fired for no reason! What are my options?

Wrongful termination is a major case of worry at workplaces as it is a form of illegal discrimination. Every employer is required to provide a reason to the employee if the employee is fired. Termination mostly takes place if the employee fails to meet the requirement standards of the company. In this case, a beforehand[…]
Sexual Harassment at work

6 Things to know about workplace sexual harassment

Sexual harassment is a major threat to any society as well as the organization. There are many laws which protect the victim from adverse effects but most of these laws go unnoticed or unrecognized. There are six key things that everyone in a workplace must be aware of regarding sexual harassment. 1. What can be[…]