Stop workplace violence

Toolkit

What is workplace violence and bullying? What can you do about it?

Workplace violence and harassment have various definitions under federal and provincial legislation.

These are definitions of common words in the context of workplace violence and bullying.

In over half of all domestic violence cases, the violence is not confined to the home but continues at work.

Updates

October 16, 2018

PSAC secured an important victory this past week when the Federal Court of Appeal ruled that a member should be compensated for the sexual harassment and assault she experienced in her workplace.

December 4, 2015

In a groundbreaking decision, the Federal Court of Appeal ruled on November 30 that employers cannot arbitrarily decide what constitutes workplace violence.

July 30, 2015

If you still haven’t filled our survey on violence in the workplace, we urge you to take a few minutes of your time to answer a few quick questions.

July 9, 2015

The PSAC is launching a new survey to solicit information from our members on their experiences with violence in the workplace.