Equality and diversity policies should include references to discrimination, harassment and bullying.
Awareness of these issues should also be raised during site induction, toolbox talks and posters displayed in offices, canteen or rest areas.
Training and toolbox talks are effective in helping people understand how using inappropriate and offensive language can impact others and cause distress.
To tackle these issues, many sites have introduced the following:
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Considerate Constructors Scheme 2013; Monitor Report, Mulalley and Company Ltd, November 2014; Monitor Report, Kier Construction, November 2014; Monitor Report, Skanska, London, December 2014.
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