News & Tips to Combat Workplace Violence – the Blog

New OSHA Directive Tackles Workplace Violence Concerns…What Are You Doing About It?

Posted on: June 14th, 2015

In the last 15 years, deaths resulting from workplace violence have ranked among the top four causes of occupational fatalities in American workplaces and remains in the top 5 areas … Continue reading

Workplaces Are Vulnerable Havens Of Opportunity for Predators

Posted on: May 24th, 2015

REMINDER: Workplace Violence Prevention and Violence Response is a management commitment and investment that must roll downhill through responsible leadership and accountability. While the effort must be comprehensive it need … Continue reading

The Comprehensive Workplace Violence Prevention Strategy and the Non-Violent Threat

Posted on: May 10th, 2015

Workplace Violence Prevention sends chills down the spines of most people who either are not familiar with the definition of workplace violence or whom dread the thought of such a … Continue reading

Workplace Violence Prevention – Can Your Company Pass an OSHA Inspection?

Posted on: April 26th, 2015

OSHA’s new enforcement Initiative against Workplace Violence is designed to examine how employers respond, monitor and resolve at risk situation in preventing violence. Could your company withstand the impact of … Continue reading

Workplace Violence Happens! Are You Prepared?

Posted on: April 12th, 2015

Minor incidents of workplace violence occur daily in every type of business whether you know it or not or care to know about it. Workplaces experience varying levels of verbal … Continue reading

Workplace Violence Prevention – Is a Risk Mitigation Practice That Won’t Hurt You in the Long Run

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015

Risk Management has to be a higher calling because those who are involved are truly blessed with insight and the patience of Job. I would imagine their mantra being a … Continue reading

Change-Management Can Have an Over-Reaching Impact on Workplace Violence Prevention

Posted on: March 8th, 2015

Albert Einstein said the definition of insanity is doing something over and over again and expecting a different result. I have been a part of the workplace violence prevention effort … Continue reading

Corroborating Workplace Bullying Complaints Through Documentation

Posted on: February 21st, 2015

In this Blog, Ruth and Phil MacNeill of PRMAC Consulting and Research share their perspective on corroborating workplace bullying complaints through documentation.  While the MacNeill’s focus is on the employee rather … Continue reading

Workplace Violence – A Reality of Real Proportions

Posted on: February 8th, 2015

Since 1989 statistics and surveys generated by the American Society of Safety Engineers, Pinkerton, the Conference Board and other prominent organizations have consistently reported that workplace violence was a workplace … Continue reading

The OSHA General Duty Clause and Workplace Violence Prevention

Posted on: February 4th, 2015

In this Blog Dr. Mike (Mike Atwater, Ph.D)  shares a perspective on the role of the Occupational Safety and Health Act’s (OSHA) General Duty Clause and workplace violence prevention. He … Continue reading