Make It Our Business provides information and education to help employers and other workplace stakeholders to meet their obligations under the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act. 

National Survey on Harassment and Violence at Work in Canada

The Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children worked with researchers at the University of Toronto and the Canadian Labour Congress to conduct a national survey on workplace harassment and violence. The survey shed light on the prevalence of violence and harassment in our workplaces and looked at how workers who are marginalized due to their social location and/or their precarious employment status are uniquely impacted. It also examined the links between sexual harassment and other forms of violence in the workplace.


Can Work Be Safe When Home Isn't?

The Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children, in partnership with the Canadian Labour Congress, has released a report on the first-ever Canadian survey on domestic violence in the workplace. More than 8,400 workers responded.

The report provides startling insights into the impact of domestic violence on Canadian workers and workplaces.



Back-to-School & Work: A Refresher on Spotting Warning Signs

September 04, 2021
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7 Ways to Prioritize Mental Health in the Remote Workplace

May 14, 2021
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Behind the Scenes of the “Respect At Work” Survey

March 31, 2021
Over the past few months, you may have seen our social media posts about the “Respect at Work” national survey on workplace harassment ...

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