Some females say they were harassed by driving instructors during driving lessons. Almost all females resent this kind of situation. But what can we do when confronting such sick driving instructors?
A young and pretty girl, aged 17, says she was harassed by a driving instructor. She lives in a small village, and there is only one driving instructor in the village. Sexual harassment begins with some uncomfortable comments on her appearance, body and the lines of suggestions on my clothes. He suggested me to wear skirts and beret hat us more often for more sexy looks, and also said he have liked my legs. Then, sexual harassment escalate to touch my thigh. When he help me to change the gear, he put his hands on my thigh and linger for a long time; while I could not stop it for occupied hands.
Not just the young girl has come across such conditions. The author has collected than one male and 20 young females were harassed by similar problems during the last two weeks. There are some obvious characteristics among them: young and inexperienced females, vulnerable and powerless word, similar situations and without witnesses. Some persons even were criticized, because they doubted that they make a fuss. Some persons have tried to complain the driving instructor, but they were brushed off finally or ignored.
But such negative effects for many persons are serious, which could cause expectable results. Similar to other persons, the young girl stops learning driving anymore and she does not know when she will resume to learn driving once again.
The driving instructor begins fondling her legs. She is shame on it and feel sick, but could not stop this harassment. She is only a girl aged 17. She didn’t tell that to her parents, and proposed it as unsuitable touch. But her parents said she should go on the remaining classes rather than stopping and trapped by the humiliating memories.
Above stories is usual in daily life. During the last six years, over 100 females have experienced similar conditions. When such matters grow serious, loads of females In San Francisco who have similar experiences contact with each other and accuse the driving instructor. In the end, the guy was jailed for abusing females in classes.
Then guidelines have been published this year on those approved driving instructors, which admitted that there are really inappropriate actions. The serious degrees range from sexualized language, unneeded physical contact and inappropriate behaviors.
After the release of such guidelines, one driving instructor says each complain about sexual harassment will be researched carefully and police will intervene case when it is necessary. Now, it’s difficult for driving instructors to abuse the convenience of their careers; any driving teacher will lose the qualification to be a member of the Approved Driving Instructor and will lose the opportunity to teacher learners. For the purpose of tackling the phenomenon, the agency inspire learners to speak out these incidents, and they tried their best to look into details.