Chapter 18

Sexual Harassment

Abstract

This chapter provides insight into the definition of sexual harassment and the proper steps to take to handle an incident of sexual harassment. Further information is given regarding the need for security officers to report only the facts, not assumptions. Also, a security officer should work in collaboration with their employer to fully handle the situation.

Keywords

Sexual attraction; Sexual Harassment Awareness Training; Unwelcomed sexual advance; Victim’s responsibility
People who have been victimized by unwanted or inappropriate sexual advances in the workplace may bring complaints against offenders to their employers, and in extreme cases, against the employees themselves. These actions have resulted in much ...

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