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CT State Coordinator for the WBI Healthy Workplace Bill: Dr. Kathy Hermes

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Featured on Waterford, CT community television: Dr. Kathy Hermes. She discusses the bullying-caused suicide of dear friend Marlene Braun and the need for state legislation, the Healthy Workplace Bill.

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Connecticut joins new workplace bullying bill lineup in 2015

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Connecticut state Sen. Gary Winfield and Rep. Victor Cuevas introduced Senate Bill 432. Though they did not adopt the language contained in the WBI anti-bullying Healthy Workplace Bill, SB 432 calls for the creation of an “advisory board” to “explore and address” instances of workplace bullying.

Visit the CT State Page for details.

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Bristol Press: CCSU professor urges law targeting workplace bullying

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

By Scott Whipple, The Bristol (CT) Press, March 1, 2014

NEW BRITAIN — Workplace bullying is back in the public eye.

According to a recent national survey, an overwhelming majority of Americans — 93 percent — support enactment of a new law that would protect workers from repeated abusive treatment at work. Only 1 percent strongly oppose such a measure.

“Because of the strong public support and stories from Connecticut citizens we are seeking sponsors in the state legislature to enact the Anti-Bullying Healthy Workplace Bill” said Katherine Hermes, state co-coordinator promoting the legislation.

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CT State Healthy Workplace Bill Coordinator and citizen advocate on community TV

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Watch Connecticut State Coordinator, Dr. Kathy Hermes, and citizen advocate Laura Lillian Dickerson (a friend of a bullied target), on Waterford CT community television.

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