How to Stop Workplace Violence?

Answer Workplace violence can take many forms, from a slap to a gunshot. However, not only can such violence result in injury or even death, but it can make the workplace an unpleasant, even frightening e... Read More »

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The History of Workplace Violence?

The FBIs definition of workplace violence comes from several post office shootings that happened in the 1980s. These episodes, classified as workplace violence, are murder or other violent acts by ... Read More »

Prejudice & Violence in the Workplace?

Prejudice and mistreatment are precursors to violence in the workplace. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, more than 2 million people are victims of workplace violence every year... Read More »

What is the definition of workplace violence?

Patrick H. Sherrill, a postal worker, shot and killed 15 people including himself at the Edmond, Okla., post office on Aug., 20, 1986. The horrible incident, and others that have followed, have mad... Read More »

What is the meaning of workplace violence?

Workplace violence is a serious problem and it happens more than people think. As of 2007, homicide was the fourth-leading cause of death while on the job in the United States. Protecting yourself ... Read More »