Home - Definitions - Bullying

Word index & definitions



Bullying is repeated, unreasonable behaviour directed towards an individual or group that creates a risk to the health and safety of that individual or group.

Located in these topics

  • Bullying can cause both physical and psychological injury. Not only is this traumatic for the victim, it also negatively affects…
  • Social media introduces a platform for online bullying known as 'cyberbullying'.
  • It is possible for workers to form a complaint regarding management action such as performance management.
  • There are serious penalties in each jurisdiction for allowing a worker to be bullied, or exposed to the risk of…