Sexual Harassment and Bullying 2018 - Part 1 - Investigating Sexual Harassment and Bullying - 15 May 2018 (On Demand)


The Legal Issues

Sexual harassment and workplace bullying are major problems in New Zealand.

Recent cases in the media have proven that sexual harassment can affect business reputation. Bullying and harassment can lead to a staggering loss of productivity, high staff turnover, and health and safety prosecution.

While some workplaces accept bullying as part of the job, bullying is a workplace ‘hazard’, which employers must eliminate or minimise for legal compliance.

In the first part of this webinar series, discover how to address bullying and sexual harassment, including how to comply with the law.

This practical webinar will empower HR and managers to take action where in the past they may have been unsure how to act. Topics include:

  • Effects of bullying on individuals and organisations 
  • What behaviour constitutes bullying and harassment 
  • Investigating bullying complaints 
  • How to address bullying behaviours 
  • Managing the legal risk of bullying 


Learning outcomes include:

  • Define bullying and harassment 
  • Identify bullying and harassment behaviours 
  • Understand legal and business risks, including health and safety 
  • How to manage health and safety risks 
  • Discover ways to address bullying and harassment in the workplace 
  • Find out how to conduct an investigation process 
  • Discover disciplinary outcomes such as dismissals 
  • Consider case law examples and practical scenarios


15 May 2018



Business owners, CEOs, Managers, Human Resource Professionals, Team Leaders, and anyone who employs staff. Bullying and harassment can affect every profession and industry, including government, education, medicine, professional services, law, accounting, construction, horticulture, farming, tourism and hospitality. 


Julia Shallcrass, Director and Employment Lawyer of KiwiBoss Limited


This is part 1 of a 2 part series. Click here for more details of part 2.


1.25 CPD Hours

  • On Demand Event
    Complete online in your own time (Self-paced)
    • $180.00 excl. GST

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