Hostile Work Environment Lawyers in Portland
Accomplished Attorneys Fighting for Hostile Work Environment Clients in Oregon
Hostile work environment is when a worker’s protected class is why a work environment is offensive or hostile. Harassment goes together with a hostile work environment.
Oregon has a number of protected classes including, but not limited to:
To determine if you have been subject to an unlawful hostile work environment, you should contact an experienced employment lawyer who handles workplace disputes. Our law firm is made up of workplace lawyers who handle employment disputes, charges, and lawsuits.
Who Can Cause a Hostile Work Environment?
Managers, supervisors, coworkers, and third parties like vendors or customers all could contribute to a hostile work environment. The circumstances of each case are different, so it is important to evaluate with an experienced workplace lawyer whether what is occurring at your work is hostile work environment.
Reviewing documents, speaking with witnesses, and other investigative efforts are usually taken by a hostile work environment lawyer to help determine whether unlawful conduct occurred and whether a charge or lawsuit is appropriate.
Hostile work environments also occur at the same time as other forms of discrimination, such as unfair workplace treatment.
Examples of unfair workplace treatment include but are not limited to:
- unfair firing
- discipline, wages
- work schedules
- job tasks
- job responsibilities
Denial of promotion and rules applied unfairly are also examples of discrimination.
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