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Sexual Harassment: What you and your Employees Need to Know

Sexual Harassment is illegal. All employees have a right to a workplace free of sexual harassment from other employees, suppliers, customers, or others.

But what is sexual harassment? Sometimes it's blatant, but often it is a matter of "he says, she says" where things are less clear. Employers must provide a way for employees to report sexual harassment, and must promptly investigate and take appropriate action. This applies to claims against employees, customers, suppliers or others.

Here are resources to help both employers and employees: