According to Bloomberg Businessweek, 2010 was a banner year
for workplace discrimination claims. Nationwide, there was a record 99,922
charges of discrimination filed. How does your state rank? Businessweek figured that out too. For example, my state, Ohio, ranks 10th, which is not all that bad given that Ohio
is the 7th largest state by total population.
Here's the list of top 20:
Based on total population, Ohio does a little better than
expected. New York and Washington do much better than expected. Indiana,
Tennessee, Alabama, Colorado, Mississippi, and Arkansas do much worse than
Just one more reason for companies to consider Ohio for
their operations-you're less likely to be sued here.
Visit the Ohio Employer's Law Blog for more
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