The economic impact of intimate partner violence in Canada is estimated at more than $7.4 Billion each year. Can the business community afford not to address intimate partner violence?
- One third of Canadian workers report that they have experienced domestic violence.
- 35% of employees know a co-worker who they believe is, or has experienced domestic violence.
Respond: interrupt isolation, three steps you can take to talk to a co-worker, overcome your hesitation to help
Refer: how to find supports in your community
Report: formal and informal reporting, focus on safety, role of the employer