Human Resources Employee Handbook- Harassment Policy 05-06

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Examples of harassment. While harassment can take many forms, there are two generally recognized forms of
(1) Verbal Harassment: Offensive comments regarding a person's nationality, origin, race, color, religion,
gender, sexual orientation, age, body disability, or appearance. This includes epithets, slurs, and negative
(2) Non-Verbal Harassment: Creation, distribution, display and/or discussion of any written or graphic
material that ridicules, denigrates, insults, belittles, or shows hostility or aversion toward an individual, or
group because of national origin, race color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy,
appearance, disability, marital status, or other protected status.

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