Sexual Harassment Claims High in Georgia

Sexual harassment claims have recently become center stage in the news with women coming forward to make legal claims and demand change. In the U.S. sexual harassment in employment, in academia, or by housing management of landlords is illegal. Sexual Harassment Definition The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, EEOC, defines sexual harassment as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, as well as any of the following sexual verbal or physical conduct: Submission to sexual conduct as a term or condition of one’s employment where one feels their employment status is jeopardized Submission or rejection of the sexual conduct is used […]

Safe Boating – It’s Your Responsibility

Refresh your knowledge on safe boating procedures before you go out on the water. It will go a long way in helping keep you, your family, and others from possible accident injury. National safe boating week was May 21 – 27 this year. Using life jackets was the top priority of National Safe Boating week this year. A short list of some of the most important boating safety tips include: Always Use Life Jackets Have up-to-date registration on your vessel Operator should not consume alcohol Check on-board safety equipment – make sure everything is working Be knowledgeable about marine signs […]