There are two kinds of sexual harassment.
The first is “quid pro quo” harassment. Quid Pro Quo in layman’s terms means something for something. A co-worker who is threatened with a demotion ( or promised a promotion) in exchange for “sexual favors” is one example of quid pro quo sexual harassment. A supervisor or other person in a position of authority usually perpetrates this type of sexual harassment.
The second type of sexual harassment is “hostile work environment” harassment. Harassers in this type of situation can be either superiors or co-workers. Hostile work environment harassment exist when;