Anticouni & Ricotta Files Lawsuit against Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. for Sexual Harassment and Hostile Work Environment, Failure to Investigate and Failure to Prevent Sexual Harassment, Negligent Retention of an Employee, Emotional Distress, and Wrongful Termination in Violation of Public Policy.
The Complaint alleges that a Securitas employee harassed the Plaintiff at nearly every available opportunity. The harassment included unwanted sexual advances, lewd comments about her body and other women’s bodies, inappropriate physical contact, and graphic descriptions of violent sexual acts he wanted to engage in with her and others. The Complaint further alleges that Plaintiff complained to a Securitas supervisor on more than one occasion. The Company was dismissive and failed to investigate the complaints. The Plaintiff is seeking compensatory damages, special and general damages, and punitive and exemplary damages.