Archive for December 2014

Incident Recording: A Positive Impact on Injuries & Risk

The recent incidents making the news in our cities across the country have led to calls for body cameras and alternatives that will de-escalate violence that many time ends in injury or death. Lack of knowledge of current technologies that can address these important issues more often than not leaves questions unanswered. The call for…

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Federal Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) Did you know that the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) requires employers who discover that an employee has threatened violence against managers, supervisors, or other employees may have to take certain preventive steps? OSHA’s General Duty Clause requires employers to provide employees with places of employment…

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How Workplace Violence Affects Hospital Workers [Infographic]

Healthcare may be the most dangerous place to work if you’re on the front lines! Nurses and ER workers are among the most frequently assaulted and verbally abused – as many as 55% reported being the target aggression at least once a week! This infographic shows the impact of violence in the healthcare industry and…

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