Support and guidance about bullying and harrassment at work

There are helpful resources out there for members if you would like advice or support about the issues of bullying or harassment.

This year the Film & Television Charity launched its new Film & TV Support Line for those working in film & TV. It covers a range of issues including financial difficulties and mental health. Call free on 0800 054 00 00 night or day.

The BFI and BAFTA have also been working with industry partners, including The Production Guild, to update the industry's anti-bullying and harassment guidance for both employers and employees.

This practical guide gives guidance for employers, top tips for HoDs and team leaders, help for workers, including top tips freelance and casual workers.  It also talks about tackling inappropriate behaviour.

You can read the guidance here.

Here are some other resources for members who would like support if they are feeling bullied or harassed at work:

Acas free confidential helpline: 0300 123 1100citizensadvice.org.uk/work/discrimination-at-work/common-situations/discrimination-at-work-bullying-and-harassment

Equality & Human Rights Commission (EHRC)
equalityhumanrights.com/en/how-fair-britain/tackling-challenge-identity-based-bullying

Gov.uk website on Workplace Bullying & Harassment
gov.uk/workplace-bullying-and-harassment

NHS Choices Live Well – Bullying at Work
nhs.uk/Livewell/workplacehealth/Pages/bullyingatwork.aspx


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