Understanding And Report The Signs Of Workplace Violence

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Understand & Report the Signs of Workplace Violence
An important presentation for all employees of The ABC Company

Self-Study Student Workbook Table of Contents
Why Take this Course 4
Defining the Workplace 5
What is Workplace Violence? 5
What is Workplace Violence? 6
The High Price of Workplace Violence 7
True or False? 7
Occupational Risk Factors 8
Occupational Groups Most at Risk 9
Prevention Strategies 10
Risk Factors Where I Work 11
Assessing Risk Factors: 11
Paying the Ultimate Price 14
Classifying Offender Types 15
Violence by a Stranger 15
Violence by a Current or Former Client 16
Violence by a Co-Worker 16
Violence by Family, Friend or Acquaintance 17
Profile of an Assailant 18
Personal Issues 18
Personal Issues 19
Are You Seeing These Problem Behaviors at Work? Report them! 19
Social Issues 19
Threats or /Violence 19
Behavioral Issues 19
Understand & Report the Warning Signs 20
Levels of Escalating Violence: 21
Employer/Employee Responsibilities 22
Employer Responsibilities 22
Employee Responsibilities 22
To Report or Not to Report? 23
Diffusing Volatile Situations 24
What Would You Do? 25
Where to Report My Concerns 26
COURSE SUMMARY 27
Sample Workplace Violence Prevention Policy 28
REFERENCE SECTION 32
GLOSSARY/TERMS 32
ANSWERS TO SELF CHECK EXERCISES 33
True or False? 33
To Report or Not to Report? 39

Course Objectives
In Understand & Report the Signs of Workplace Violence, we discuss the warning signs of workplace violence
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