Guide

Workplace policy on domestic and sexual violence and abuse

What to include in a workplace policy on domestic and sexual violence and abuse

Developing a workplace policy on domestic and sexual violence and abuse has a number of business benefits and can help support employees who are at risk.

What should a domestic and sexual violence and abuse policy include?

Use this checklist to ensure your policy covers the key areas: 

Example policy

The Belfast Area Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse Partnership has produced an example policy - download ‘domestic and sexual violence and abuse in the workplace: a model policy’ (PDF, 983KB).