Hawaii Laws Prohibiting Employment Discrimination Required
The Laws Prohibiting Employment Discrimination is an equal opportunity law poster by the Hawaii Department Of Labor and Industrial Relations. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Hawaii, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
This poster must be posted in a conspicuous place where all employees will see it. This poster talks about how employees have the right to be free from discrimination in the workplace, examples of discrimination in the workplace and how to file a complaint if discriminated against.
HI All-In-One Labor Poster: Instead of printing out dozens of posters, employers can also purchase an all-in-one poster that covers both Hawaii and Federal poster requirements by clicking here .
Revised 11/10/15 You have the right tobe free from unlawful discrimination in your employment. All applicants and employees of private and public employers (except the federal government), union members, and job seekers in employment agencies are protected by Hawaii law against employment discrimination. You cannot be denied a job, fired, or subjected to unequal terms and conditions of employment because of your race, sex, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, color, ancestry/national origin, disability, marital status, civil union status, credit history, credit report, arrest and court record (except in limited circumstances), or domestic or sexual violence victim status. Sexual harassment by a supervisor or coworker is a form of sex discrimination. Examples of Unlawful Employment Discrimination: If you are a pregnant employee and are denied leave recommended by a doctor, or are denied reinstatement to the same or comparable position after giving birth. If you are subjected to unwanted sexual advances or demands, offered benefits in exchange for sexual favors, threatened with demotion, firing, or loss of benefits for refusing sexual advances, or subjected to unwelcome sexual conduct. If you are denied a job or a promotion because of your race, sex, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, color, ancestry, disability, marital status, civil union status, credit history, credit report, arrest and court record (except in limited circumstances), or domestic or sexual violence victim status. Filing a Complaint: You have the right tofile a complaint if you have been subjected to discrimination because of your race, sex, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, color, ancestry, disability, marital status, credit history, credit report, arrest and court record, or domestic or sexual violence victim status. You can file a complaint by calling the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission. Under state law, you must file your complaint within 180 days of the act of discrimination. You have the right tobe free from discriminatory or retaliatory action from your employer for filing a complaint, participating in an investigation, or opposing a discriminatory practice. Hawaii Civil Rights Commission: Oahu: 586-8636 Hawaii: 974-4000, ext.68636 Maui: 984-2400, ext.68636 Kauai: 274 -3141, ext.68636 Molokai/Lanai: 1-800-468-4644, ext.68636 TDD/TTY 586-8692 This notice provides general background information on Hawaii laws prohibiting discrimination in employment, whichare administered and enforced by the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission. This is not intended to serve as a substitutefor legal counsel. For specific legal advice on individual situations, please consult an attorney. Linda Chu Takayama, Director Department of Labor and Industrial Relations *You may satisfy Hawaii labor Laws’ posting requirements by posting our official labor law poster. For more information:http://labor.hawaii.gov/labor-law-poster/ Equal Opportunity Employer/Program Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. TDD/TTY Dial 711 then ask for (808) 586-8866.
Other Hawaii Labor Law Posters 5 PDFS
There are an additional five optional and mandatory Hawaii 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.
|Poster Name||Poster Type|
|Mandatory Disability Compensation Law||Workers Compensation Law|
|Mandatory Unemployment Insurance Law||Unemployment Law|
|Mandatory Required Notice to Dislocated Workers/Plant Closings||Miscellaneous Law|
|Mandatory Occupational Safety & Health Laws||Job Safety Law|
|Mandatory Wage and Hour Law||General Labor Law Poster|
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