Violence is now the third leading cause of occupational death and the fastest growing type of homicide in the U.S. The cost of workplace violence is about 4 billion dollars annually, including employee injuries, property damage, lost productivity, lost sales, and negligence lawsuits. Would you know what to do in the event of a violent act in your workplace?
This seminar will cover many of the aspects of violence in the workplace including:
- Types of Workplace Violence
- Individual Traits to Watch for
- Warning Signs
- Real Life Case Studies
- Developing a Policy on Violence in the Workplace
- Prevention Techniques
- Risk Assessment
- Security and Safety Tips
- Reporting and Handling Procedures
- OSHA Regulations and Requirements
- Available Resources
This seminar is designed for company owners, managers, supervisors, safety committee members, human resources staff, and risk managers to assist in developing an effective Violence in the Workplace program for your business.