We partnered with researchers at the University of Western Ontario and conducted the first ever Canadian survey on domestic violence in the workplace. We did this because there is almost no data on this issue in Canada. This video talks about the experience and highlights the key findings. Content Note: This video contains descriptions of domestic violence and how it impacts people who have experienced violence.
One in three workers have experienced domestic violence, and for many, the violence follows them to work. Often abusers will try to prevent their partners or ex-partners from getting to work, causing them to be late or have to miss work. Abusers may also excessively call, email, or text victims while they are at work, come into the workplace, or stalk the victim.Read more
Key findings of a pan-Canadian survey on domestic violence and the workplace.Download PDF
Domestic violence legislation comparison map of CanadaDownload PDF