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Nearly two-thirds of public servants have unresolved pay issues three years after Phoenix launched, survey shows

By Charelle Evelyn      

Results from the 2018 Public Service Employee Survey also indicate harassment stats in the public service are relatively flat despite a PCO push for change.

Clerk of the Privy Council Michael Wernick pledged to root out a ‘disturbing level’ of harassment in the public service last year. New survey results show 15 per cent of public servants questioned last fall said they’d been victims of harassment on the job in the previous year. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

More than half of the public servants who experience harassment at work and choose to do nothing about it say they don’t file a formal complaint because they feel it wouldn’t matter, according to the results of the latest government-commissioned survey of federal employees.

Charelle Evelyn

Charelle Evelyn is a managing editor with The Hill Times.
- cevelyn@hilltimes.com


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