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Domestic Violence in the Workplace Seminar

  • Ward & Uptigrove 145 Main St. East Listowel Canada (map)

Nearly 18%* of workers will experience Domestic Violence in the workplace.

Ontario’s Occupational Health & Safety Act defines this as workplace violence; if an employer is aware or ought to be aware, the employer must take every reasonable precaution to protect the worker.

What does that mean? Come to this complimentary informational session for business owners, supervisors, HR staff and health & safety members covering:

Employer legal responsibilities, including OHSA section 32.0.4, & due diligence

Domestic violence & the signs

How domestic violence comes to work & what to do when it does

Keeping workers safe at work

Jennifer Goertzen, CRSP, Health & Safety Specialist, Ward & Uptigrove HR Solutions
Brenda Boswell, BA, Transitional Program Counsellor, Optimism Place Women’s Shelter and Support Services

Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: Ward & Uptigrove Conference Room - 2nd Floor
145 Main Street E, Listowel, ON N4W 3H2

For more information or to register, visit or contact Jennifer Goertzen at or 519.291.3040 x708

Earlier Event: March 15
Later Event: March 21
Emergency First Aid