COMMENTARY: Women are four times more likely than men to experience sexual assault at work – National

COMMENTARY: Women are four times more likely than men to experience sexual assault at work – National

in Jan 27, 2019

[ad_1] Violence-related injuries at work are on the rise across Canada and this is especially the case for women, according to two recent studies we conducted at the not-for-profit Institute for Work and Health. We found that women are four times more likely than men to experience sexual assault or unwanted touching on the job,[…]

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Women in Canadian tech jobs earn $20K less than men, study says – National

Women in Canadian tech jobs earn $20K less than men, study says – National

in Jan 23, 2019

[ad_1] Women in Canadian tech jobs, with a bachelor’s degree or higher, earn nearly $20,000 less a year than their male counterparts, and that pay gap can be just as stark for visible minority and Indigenous tech workers, a new study says. The Brookfield Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, housed within Ryerson University in Toronto,[…]

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