Speech Impediment

Speech Impediment
November 29, 2011

Maureen Martin

Maureen Martin passed away on February 5, 2013. The Heartland Institute's page in tribute to her... (read full bio)

It soon may be a crime in Massachusetts to “bully” a coworker.

The proposed law would criminalize workplace conduct including:

  • yelling, shouting, screaming
  • the silent treatment
  • backstabbing
  • insults
  • excessively harsh criticism
  • unreasonably heavy work demands

Oh, the misery.

Source: Michael W. Fox, “Giving Aid to the Enemy: The Healthy Workplace Act Explained,” Jottings by an Employer’s Lawyer, October 7, 2011

Maureen Martin

Maureen Martin passed away on February 5, 2013. The Heartland Institute's page in tribute to her... (read full bio)