London, UK (PRWEB) August 25, 2013
NoBullying.com releases today an Updated Guide to Bullying Facts, the Numbers, an article listing all the needed statistics, facts and figures concerning bullying worldwide.
The article features the most important facts and figures concerning the epidemic of bullying, workplace bullying, cyber bullying and school bullying in USA and UK as well as references to tragic incidents of bullying and cyber bullying gone wrong.
Some of the astounding numbers and facts include the following: Research shows that half of all children are bullied at some time during their school years. More than 10% are bullied regularly - one out of every ten children is subject to chronic harassment.
It also states that only 1 in 10 victims of cyber bullying tell a parent. Fewer than 1 in 5 cyber-bullying incidents are reported to the police, because it is believed that cyber-bullying is less threatening or grave then regular bullying.
According to the article, several factors increase the risk of a child being bullied, including parental over-control, illness or disability, passivity, social phobia, agoraphobia, and higher levels and expression of general anxiety.
Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, said, “Bullying is no longer children based; employees, teachers, parents and people from all ages and paths of life are being bullied on daily basis. This needs to stop with awareness and education and a firm collective stand.”
He added that parents and teachers should make a point to educate the younger generations about the sad outcome of bullying online and off line. According to Mulligan, it is quite imperative to press for more firm laws condemning all acts of bullying, cyber bullying and harassment.
NoBullying.com features many pages dedicated to parents, teens, teachers, health professionals as well as posts related to cyber safety and the latest news about law making concerning curbing bullying worldwide as well as inspirational Bullying Poems and Bullying Quotes.
The website makes a habit of updating its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics regularly because it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always reach out to the team of NoBullying and they will be given advice on how to stand up to bullying or protect themselves online.
The founders of the website hope that viewers can truly learn about bullying definition as well as school bullying and workplace bullying and put a serious effort to making it stop by education and caution and not by violence. NoBullying.com is not a mere website but an actual movement against bullying.