Fourth Annual HR Acuity Employee Relations Benchmark Study

Apply employee relations best practices in your organization.

Elevate your employee relations with the Fourth Annual HR Acuity Employee Relations Benchmark Study, the only research report covering global employee relations trends and practices.

With data gathered from employee relations leaders at more than 200 enterprise organizations representing more than 5.5 million global employees, the study shows that Employee Relations has become a strategic force across the enterprise.

ER teams are using data, analytics and standard processes to reduce workplace risk, increase transparency and create safe workplace environments. 

A few of this year's key findings:

  • Formalized standards are taking hold, with 62% of employee relations teams now centralized and more than half (59%) using a structured process for conducting investigations, up 18 points from last year's study.
  • Employee relations is increasingly data-driven and influencing the enterprise. 92% of respondents track employee relations data, a major increase from last year's study.

  • Transparency is increasing, indicating a shift toward a culture of openness and communication.

Read the full report for an in-depth look at the data and trends in the evolving landscape of employee relations and how you can apply them in your organization.