Upcoming Training - London

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Training On Workplace Domestic Violence

3 HOUR WORKSHOP FOR RESPONDERS
 
January 15, 2020  9:00-12:00
 
FACULTY OF EDUCATION ALUMNI ROOM ( room 1044)
 
1137 Western Rd London, ON N6G 1G7
 
 
How ready is your workplace to address domestic violence in the workplace?
 
Bill 168 the Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace) was passed into law in Ontario in 2010 changing the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). It is employers’ responsibilities to prevent and respond to domestic violence.
 
By taking our training you will: 
  • Recognize warning signs and risk factors of domestic violence
  • Know how to respond safely and effectively
  • Refer to a network of other agencies
A 2014 Canadian study found that:
  • 33% of Canadian workers experience domestic violence
  • 53% feel the effects at work
  • Co-workers and supervisors are most often the person they tell
For more information contact: mbun@uwo.ca