Entertainment industry releases codes for safer, respectful workplaces

I was interested to read this newly released code for safer workplaces from the entertainment industry this week. It targets inappropriate behaviours including workplace bullying.

A few inclusions that stand out for me:

  • Gossip and confidentiality: all employees deserve the right to confidentiality and subject to a fair process.
  • Leadership and management have a responsibility to role model appropriate standards.
  • The role of bystanders and that it takes courage to stand up; and the vital role that their support plays in surviving and preventing inappropriate workplace behaviours.

Read more here

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