Workplace Violence Prevention Revisited

Scaglione, Bernard J.
June 2011
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2011, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p54
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insights regarding the prevention of workplace violence in the healthcare industry. The author states that the implementation of workplace violence reduction program has been guided by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) document 3148 entitled "Guide for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare Workers and Social Service Workers." He notes that the security systems at the building exteriors must ensure safety of entry and exit points.


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