COMPLIANCE IMPACT: Workplace Violence – The Warning Signs
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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in the US, 17% of the 4,609 work-related deaths in 2011 were attributable to violence, of which 458 instances were homicides. Workplace violence includes a range of acts such as assault, bullying, and harassment. Understanding more about workplace violence and how to react when it occurs can help make the workplace safer for you and your coworkers. This Compliance Impact dramatizes an incident of workplace violence and explores how to prevent and respond to violent crises.
All employees including managers, human resource professionals, and all employees responsible for understanding and implementing workplace policies