Covert Signs of Bullying in the Workplace
Workplace bullying occurs over time. Some signs that there may be bullying in your workplace include; increased sick leave, people are noticeably distressed more than usual, and you might see people go quiet or no longer contribute in meetings. If you suspect that there is bullying in your workplace just ask people if they are ok, let them know that you have noticed this and wanted to know if there was anything you could do to assist to support them. Make sure that you follow your policies and procedures.