Her lack of optimism was probably due to her poor experiences with harassment at her previous employment.
A 2010 Pew Internet Research poll showed that 32 percent of teens have experienced some type of online harassment such as forwarding private information to others, posting an embarrassing photograph, spreading rumors, or making threats.
When passengers or crew members do find themselves involved in an incident - assault, sexual harassment, slip and fall accidents, etc. - on board a cruise ship, they should take steps to protect their legal rights immediately.
This type of harassment occurs when unwelcome behavior of a sexual nature results in unreasonable interference with job performance or if the conduct creates a working environment that is offensive, intimidating, or hostile.
It's essential for all members of a company's staff to be aware of their rights and responsibilities when it comes to keeping the workplace free from conduct that is, or could be construed as, hostile environment harassment.