This section provides a library of materials that can be shared with your employees. Includes information such as Dos & Don'ts to Minimize Violence and baby care tips
a sample article entitled Open Your Eyes to Partner Violence at Work.
Standing Firm, a non-profit organization serving the Southwestern PA region, alerts employers to the
financial, safety, and human costs of partner violence on the workplace and workforce and arms them
with tools for taking effective organizational action.
In order to raise awareness of the issue, Standing Firm wished to better understand the regional employee population segment’s awareness of domestic violence, and perceptions of the impact that domestic violence has, in the workplace. Several national research studies have been conducted with the most recent appearing to be in September 2007 by the Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence.
Standing Firm was interested in using some of the data to compare how regional employees’ awareness and perceptions of the issue correspond to the national workforce.