`Human bomb' is latest victim of violence at work
- Night retailers take stock of workers' safety. Micco, Linda // HRMagazine;Jun97, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p79
Reports that violence is the third-leading cause of all workplace fatalities and the leading cause of workplace death for women, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Factors that contribute to the small retail stores' high risk for occupational homicides;...
- Is Your Workplace Violent? // Training & Development;Mar94, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p28
Discusses workplace violence in the U.S. Experiences of victims of workplace violence; Three levels of violence; Strategies to prevent workplace violence.
- Hired gun. KITA, JOE // Men's Health;Mar99, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p92
Reveals a shooting incident in a workplace involving an agressive worker with a troubled work history. Impact of the shooting incident on the victim; Number of employees that were murdered by fellows from 1992 to 1997, according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- Workplace violence: Gaining ground on `going postal'? // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Dec98, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p9
Reports on the growing incidence of workplace violence in the United States. Estimates on the number of workers victimized in the workplace; Common causes of deaths on the job; Cost of workplace violence to industries; Workplace violence involving postal workers; Policies and programs initiated...
- A '90s Crime. O'Donnell, Paul; Stevenson, Seth; Stefanakos, Victoria S. // Newsweek;11/15/1999, Vol. 134 Issue 20, p6
Mentions workplace violence in the United States. Percentage of all homicides committed by co-workers from 1992 to 1998.
- USPS VIOLENCE RATES NO HIGHER THAN THE GENERAL WORKPLACE. // Professional Safety;Nov2000, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p39
Focuses on the workplace-related violence among postal workers in the United States. Assessment of homicides and violent acts in the general workplace; Statistics of workplace homicides from 1992-1998.
- First Hawaii, then Seattle. Tharp, Mike // U.S. News & World Report;11/15/99, Vol. 127 Issue 19, p36
Mentions incidences of workplace violence in the United States. Shootings in Honolulu, Hawaii, Seattle, Washington, and Atlanta, Georgia by allegedly disguntled workers; Why their is a decline in workplace homicide according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- MURDER AND MAYHEM. Prewitt, Milford // Nation's Restaurant News;5/31/2004, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p35
Reports on the increase in the number of restaurant personnel being murdered in New York. Decline in overall homicide rate in the state; police investigation of the killings; Workplace violence.
- Real Danger and 'Postal' Mythology. Temple, Paul // Workforce (10928332);Oct2000, Vol. 79 Issue 10, p8
Provides information on the rate of workplace violence in United States industries. Workplace violence statistics in the postal industry; Rate of workplace homicides; Effects of workplace violence.