Before we begin, just take a guess at how many female restaurant employees claim sexual harassment by their own management…
“Unfortunately, it’s just become the societal norm, and we have all accepted it and we all hate it.” —Woman bartender in Houston
In a moment we will tell you how many, but first, how would you define sexual harassment? If you have employees like the managers talked about in this article, you might have a very different definition than the law. This spells trouble for you and your restaurant.
Sexual harassment includes any of the following:
- Sexual jokes and innuendos
- Sexual advances and propositioning
- Inappropriate touching