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Sexual Harassment in The Workplace: 6 Things You Need To Know

As more people courageously band together to fight against toxic, threatening, and career-hampering behaviors at their workplaces, many question whether or not they’ve experienced it, too. Sexual harassment is loosely defined as behavior that’s designed to intimidate, coerce, and create an atmosphere of discomfort and hostility, based around sexually-charged activity. If you’ve experienced any of the following, then there’s a chance that you’ve either experienced or witnessed sexual harassment in your workplace: 1. You’ve felt that your career depends on compliance One of the most classic and obvious forms of sexual harassment is when a person has either explicitly or implicitly been told that they’ll need to perform sexual acts in order to advance their careers. This can include going out on dates with your superior and allowing physical contact. However, this can also include being available to the superior for inappropriate emotional connections. They can also use their authority…

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5 Most Famous Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical malpractice is a huge problem in the world medical arena and it is not something which is going to vanish anytime soon. Malpractice cases are usually initiated by the victims of ill-treatment from a medical professional or an institute. Let’s check out 5 of the most famous medical malpractice cases: #1 Dennis Quaid’s Twins Dennis and Kimberly Quaid became the proud parents to twins Zoe and Thomas in November of 2007. Two weeks into their life out of the womb, both children acquired staphylococcus infections. While the hospital pursued proper treatment, the malpractice began when the children were twice given the appropriate dosage of Heparin for an adult, 1,000 times the recommended dosage. When the Quaids called to check in, the staff said the kids were fine despite the truth that their children were being treated for a blood-thinner overdose. When the parents arrived the next morning, they were…

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