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English definition of “Equal Employment Opportunity Commission”

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

noun     (abbreviation EEOC, also Equal Employment Opportunities Commission) GOVERNMENT, LAW, HR, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
in the US, a government organization that is responsible for making sure that employers do not treat employees or people applying for jobs unfairly because of their race , religion , age , etc.
(Definition of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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