Listed below are the biggest stories you may have missed on HRreview this week.
Emma Watson, actress and feminist activist, launched a free helpline for women to report sexual harassment in the workplace and receive free legal advice from female lawyers. This is the first of its kind in England or Wales.
Over a fifth (22 per cent) of businesses monitor their employees online. Some professionals agreed monitoring employees can be helpful to a company. However, they also emphasised employees must be informed exactly how they will be monitored in order to comply with GDPR.
A third of managers do not follow up on points that are raised by their employees when they have check-ins or one-to-one meetings. This was found out by a survey that was conducted by Appraisd.
More than half (51 per cent) of women in the tech industry said that someone has insinuated that being a woman will stall their career. As well as almost a quarter (23 per cent) of females in the tech industry stating that they have missed out on a promotion due to their gender.
Clancy Docwra, the UK construction firm has been fined £1 million for breaching health and safety legislation which resulted in the death of an employee.
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