Connecticut Sexual Harassment is Illegal Poster Required
The Sexual Harassment is Illegal Poster is a labor law posters poster by the Connecticut Department Of Labor. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Connecticut, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
Information for Connecticut workplace sexual harassment. This poster must be posted in a conspicuous area for all employees to see. It informs employees on sexual harassment and what to do if they suspect sexual harassment in the workplace. Employees that may be discriminated against are encouraged to contact the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities.
CT All-In-One Labor Poster: Instead of printing out dozens of posters, employers can also purchase an all-in-one poster that covers both Connecticut and Federal poster requirements by clicking here .
SEXUAL HARASSMENT IS ILLEGAL AND IS PROHIBITED BY THE CONNECTICUT DISCRIMINATION EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES ACT (Section 46a-60(a)(8) of the Connecticut General Statutes AND TITLE VII OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964 (Title 42 United States Code Section 2000e et seq.) SEXUAL HARASSMENT MEANS “ANY UNWELCOME SEXUAL ADVANCES OR REQUESTS FOR SEXUAL FAVORS OR ANY CONDUCT OF A SEXUAL NATURE WHEN: (1) SUBMISSION TO SUCH CONDUCT IS MADE EITHER EXPLICITLY OR IMPLICITLY A TERM OR CONDITION OF AN INDIVIDUAL’S EMPLOYMENT; (2) SUBMISSION TO OR REJECTION OF SUCH CONDUCT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL IS USED AS THE BASIS FOR EMPLOYMENT DECISIONS AFFECTING SUCH INDIVIDUAL; OR (3) SUCH CONDUCT HAS THE PURPOSE OR EFFECT OF SUBSTANTIALLY INTERFERING WITH AN INDIVIDUAL’S WORK PERFORMANCE OR CREATING AN INTIMIDATING, HOSTILE OR OFFENSIVE WORKING ENVIRONMENT.” Examples of SEXUAL HARASSMENT include UNWELCOME SEXUAL ADVANCES SUGGESTIVE OR LEWD REMARKS UNWANTED HUGS, TOUCHES, KISSES REQUESTS FOR SEXUAL FAVORS RETALIATION FOR COMPLAINING ABOUT SEXUAL HARASSMENT DEROGATORY OR PORNOGRAPHIC POSTERS, CARTOONS OR DRAWINGS Remedies for SEXUAL HARASSMENT include CEASE AND DESIST ORDERS BACK PAY COMPENSATORY DAMAGES HIRING, PROMOTION OR REINSTATEMENT INDIVIDUALS WHO ENGAGE IN ACTS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT MAYALSO BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL AND CRIMINAL PENALTIES. IF YOU FEEL THAT YOU HAVE BEEN DISCRIMINATED AGAINST, CONTACT THE CONNECTICUT COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES, 21 Grand Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06106 (TELEPHONE NUMBER (860) 541-3400; TDD NUMBER (860) 541-3459, and Connecticut Toll Free 1(800) 477-5737. Connecticut law requires that a formal written complaint be filed with the Commission within 180 days of the date when the alleged harassment occurred.
Other Connecticut Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional twelve optional and mandatory Connecticut labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.
- Original poster PDF https://wp.cga.ct.gov/cwcseo/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/cchro-sexual-harassment-isillegal-poster.pdf , updated February 2022
- Connecticut Labor Law Posters at http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/gendocs/Labor_Posters.htm
- Connecticut Department Of Labor
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