- Posted by: Kalani Morse
Astonishing Increases in Sex Harassment Numbers:
Based on preliminary data released by the EEOC, 2018 is shaping up to be significantly more actionable and much more expensive for employers on the sex harassment front:
• In 2018, the EEOC filed 66 harassment lawsuits, 41 of which alleged sex harassment. - Compared to 2017, that's already a more than 50 percent increase in sexual harassment claims filed. - Expect those numbers to rise.