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Workplace violence prevention resources

More than 70% of significant WPV injuries occur in healthcare and social service settings. That number has been on the rise, and the victims are primarily healthcare workers. Here are some other free resources and training on workplace violence prevention in your healthcare organization:

1.    The Center for Health Design’s Safety Risk Assessment Toolkit [1]
2.    The CDC’s Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses   [2]
3.    OSHA’s Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence in Healthcare and Social Services     [3]
4.    OSHA’s Preventing Workplace Violence: A Road Map for Healthcare Facilities [4]
5.   The Emergency Nurses Association’s Workplace Violence Page [5]
6.    ASIS International’s Managing Disruptive Behavior and Workplace Violence in Healthcare [6]