What a Policy Should Include

According to Vicki Donati, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg, the basic elements of a harassment policy include:

  • A definition of conduct that constitutes harassment

  • An indication that the policy applies to all employees at all levels

  • An outline of the complaint procedure

  • Assurance that a prompt investigation will occur

  • A disciplinary action section outlining steps that will be taken

  • Assurance

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