40 Percent of Female Fast Food Workers Experience Sexual Harassment on the Job

October 7, 2016

Hart Research released their newest report this week

A new report on women working in the fast food industry reveals that 40 percent experience sexual harassment at work, and that some may feel trapped in their jobs as a result, according to surveys conducted by Hart Research Associates.

The research firm polled 1,217 women aged 16 or older who were working in non-managerial positions in fast-food restaurants between July 22 and 27, 2016. The interviews indicated that 40 percent of the women experienced unwanted sexual behavior at work, with 28 percent reporting multiple incidents of harassment, including sexual jokes or