DOWNLOAD: Sexual Harassment Policy Template
Sexual harassment in the workplace is a serious issue. Don't be caught without a comprehensive policy in place. Use this template as an important first step in documenting and communicating your company's policy on this issue.
Sexual harassment in the workplace is a serious and potentially very expensive issue. If your company is ever involved in a sexual harassment lawsuit, legal fees and court costs, not to mention possible settlement costs, can run into the tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars. Plus it just makes good sense to have a policy that can enhance the productivity and morale of your staff.
Having a sexual harassment policy is an important first step in taking a proactive stance against sexual harassment in your company. It provides you with a way to go on notice that you take sexual harassment seriously and that it won't be tolerated.
Use the Sexual Harassment Template as a guide to help you develop your own unique policies, procedures and practices. We strongly suggest that you have a competent attorney, familiar with sexual harassment law in your area, review your policy before adopting it's contents and discussing it with your employees.