Domestic (Partner) violence comes to the workplace. Is your organization prepared to respond? 1 in 3 women and 1 in 7 men experience partner violence—watch the video below and listen as survivors explain the reality.

Survivors Speak

For Executive Leadership

  • Recognize the importance of job security & financial stability to survivorship
  • Respond by establishing a safe & supportive workplace culture
  • Inspire employee productivity, minimize risk, & promote employee well-being

For HR Professionals

  • Recognize the equity issues in hiring survivors of IPV
  • Respond by incorporating current best practices in policies & procedures
  • Inspiring a paradigm shift in attracting, training, & retaining talent; becoming a best place to work

For Managers

  • Recognize the signs of IPV
  • Respond appropriately through supportive conversation & providing meaningful tools and resources
  • Become a champion & changemaker at work

STANDING FIRM empowers employers to recognize and respond to the workplace effects of partner violence.

The Need

Will your company take a stand to improve your workplace? Then become a member

For the past 15 years, STANDING FIRM has helped point nearly 400 companies in the right direction. Work alongside other business leaders towards new standards of workplace wellbeing.
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The weight of partner violence is unmistakable in the workplace.

of U.S. workplace violence events are related to partner violence

of employees have known a coworker who was a PV victim or perpetrator

of abusers report having easy access to their intimate partner's workplace

Need help? Browse our collection of free resources on partner violence.


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