Archive for July 2015

Security Officers Fighting a Teenager: What Needs to Change?

The Mall at Stonecrest… Unarmed security officers fighting an unarmed 15 year-old young man… Perhaps you’ve seen the video. If you did, maybe you’ve developed your own thoughts about what was captured on a bystander’s cell phone camera. If you didn’t see the video, check it out: (warning: includes some explicit language) After watching that,…

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Hey, Hospitals! Latest OSHA Initiative Should Get Your Attention

OSHA recently delivered a pretty strong message to the healthcare industry by intensifying its enforcement efforts to target causes of workplace injuries/violence. In late June, OSHA basically took what were once recommendations and turned them into regulations as it relates to a variety of areas, including workplace violence. Specifically, compliance officers will be focusing on…

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