By Beatrice Calvin, CDF
Workplace violence can be defined as any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation or other threatening disruptive behavior that occurs at the work site. It ranges from threats and verbal abuse to physical assaults and even homicide.
Nearly 2 million American workers are victims of workplace violence each year. Many incidents go unreported. Last year alone, there were a total of 4,383 fatalities in the workplace. Of these, 767 (18%) were the result of … Read the rest