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Harassment Prevention in the Workplace

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All employees should feel safe to learn, work and excel at their organization. Unfortunately, sexual harassment can prevent your employees from having that sense of security. Sexual harassment can come in a variety of forms, which often makes it difficult to respond to and address. As an employer, you have a responsibility to ensure your employees are safe from these types of threats. Proper training can help clarify what constitutes as sexual harassment, reporting procedures and how to handle harassment if it occurs. 

Many states have adopted their own requirements when it comes to sexual harassment prevention training.  

View a state-by-state comparison on the obligations for employers in each state.

If you already have our employment practices liability (EPL) coverage, you can take advantage of the employer resource center available through our partnership with Enquiron.  Your firm is provided with access to employment attorneys with experience in numerous industries nationwide through the HELPLINE program. The HELPLINE program provides employment law advice when and where you need it, before an issue becomes a potential claim.

While this state-by-state comparison may clarify some points, you might still have some questions about your responsibilities, administering training or other HR requirements. If that’s the case, and if you are a CPA Mutual EPL policy holder, feel free to call 877-568-6655 to speak with an employment law attorney – access is included in the CPA Mutual Employer Resource Center.

Even with proper training, there are still risks employers need to manage. Learn how CPA Mutual’s Employment Practices Liability coverage can help you manage your risk and apply today!