Oregon Domestic Violence, Harassment, Sexual Assault or Stalking Protections Poster
The Domestic Violence, Harassment, Sexual Assault or Stalking Protections is an Oregon domestic violence law poster provided for businesses by the Oregon Bureau Of Labor and Industry. This notification is required for some employers, such as employers with 6 or more employees.
This is a state labor poster enforced by the Oregon department of labor and industries, civil rights division. Itâ€™s a mandatory poster required of all employers with 6 or more employees in the state. In the poster are guidelines what to do in case of domestic violence or harassment, sexual assault, or stalking. The poster also provides for leave and accommodation to be given by employers to employees who may have fallen victims of such act. The poster also contains contact information for employer assistance. It also contains relevant online resources to be applied in the event of sexual violence. The poster should be displayed at a conspicuous place where all employees can access.
NOTICE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, HARASSMENT, SEXUAL ASSAULT OR STALKING PROTECTIONS Brad Avakian, Commissioner For additional information, please call the nearest office of the Bureau of Labor and Industries: ►Employer Assistance: 971-673-0824 ►Eugene.....541-686-7623 ►Salem........503-378-3292 ►Portland....971-673-0761 Website: www.oregon.gov/boli Or Write: Bureau of Labor and Industries Civil Rights Division 800 NE Oregon St Ste. 1045 Portland, OR 97232 Employees may take leave for the following purposes: To seek legal or law enforcement assistance to ensure the health and safety of the employee or the employee’s minor child or dependent, including preparing for and participating in protective order proceedings or other civil or criminal legal proceedings related to DVHSAS. To seek medical treatment for or to recover from injuries caused by DVHSAS to the eligible employee or the employee’s minor child or dependent. To obtain or to assist a minor child or dependent in obtaining counseling from a licensed mental health professional related to an experience of DVHSAS. To obtain services from a victim services provider for the eligible employee or the employee’s minor child or dependent. To relocate or take steps to secure an existing home to ensure the health and safety of the eligible employee or the employee’s minor child or dependent. When may an employee take leave? Is Notice Required? Paid or Unpaid Leave? A covered employer may require that an eligible employee give reasonable advance notice of the employee’s intention to take leave, unless giving the advance notice is not practicable. The covered employer may also require the eligible employee to provide certification that the employee or the employee’s minor child or dependent is a DVHSAS victim. A covered employer is not required to grant leave with pay to an eligible employee. However, an eligible employee may use any vacation, sick or other paid leave that is available during the period of leave. Subject to the terms of any agreement between the eligible employee and the covered employer or the terms of a collective bargaining agreement or an employer policy, the covered employer may determine the order in which paid accrued leave is to be used when more than one type of paid accrued leave is available to the employee ALL EMPLOYERS WITH 6 OR MORE EMPLOYEES IN OREGON ARE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE REASONABLE LEAVE AND ALL EMPLOYERS IN OREGON ARE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE REASONABLE SAFETY ACCOMMODATIONS FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, HARASSMENT, SEXUAL ASSAULT, OR STALKING (DVHSAS). “Reasonable safety accommodation” may include, but is not limited to, a transfer, reassignment, modified schedule, unpaid leave from employment, changed work telephone number, changed work station, installed lock, implemented safety procedure or any other adjustment to a job structure, workplace facility or work requirement in response to actual or threatened domestic violence, harassment, sexual assault or stalking. (DVSAS). What qualifies as a Reasonable Safety Accommodation? Confidentiality: Any documents or evidence provided as certification of the victim’s status, or information obtained by the employer regarding the need for accommodation or leave, must be kept confidential and may not be released without the express permission of the employee. Who is eligible for Reasonable Safety Accommodation protections under this law? Any employee who is a victim of DVHSAS, or is the parent or guardian of a minor child or dependent who is a victim of DVHSAS, regardless of how long or how many hours he or she has worked for the employer. This is a summary of Oregon’s laws relating to Domestic Violence, Harassment, Sexual Assault, or Stalking Protections. It is not a complete text of the law. THIS INFORMATION MUST BE POSTED IN A CONSPICUOUS LOCATION Length of Leave? A covered employer must allow an eligible employee to take reasonable leave and may only limit the amount of leave if the employee’s leave creates an “undue hardship” on the employer. Undue hardship means a significant difficulty and expense to the organization and includes consideration of the size of the organization and the employer’s critical need for the employee. January 2014
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