Posts Tagged ‘HR training’

AFL-CIO report: 150 U.S. workers die every day May 10, 2016 No Comments

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A new AFL-CIO report dug through worker fatality data and found some trends in U.S. workplace safety. The organization estimates that 150 workers die every day from hazardous working conditions.
For the 25th year, AFL-CIO released its report, “Death on the Job: The Toll of Neglect.” The comprehensive report has some interesting numbers regarding workplace safety.
In […]

Workers Memorial Day: 150 Workers Killed on the Job Every Day May 3, 2016 No Comments

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More than 4,820 workers were killed on the job in 2014, according to a new report by the AFL-CIO. Additionally an estimated 50,000-60,000 died from occupational diseases, resulting in a daily loss of nearly 150 workers from preventable workplace injuries and illnesses.
“Working people should not have to risk their lives to make a living and […]

The Growing Epidemic of Deadly Workplace Violence and Three Ways to Prevent It April 26, 2016 No Comments

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Many years ago when I was employed as a human resources director, my responsibilities included serving on my employer’s safety committee. Back then, when workplace violence came up on the agenda, our greatest concerns focused on heated arguments between colleagues and the occasional shoving match.
How did we as a nation go from that to the […]

GAO Report Highlights Violence in Healthcare Settings April 19, 2016 No Comments

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A new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report released April 14 recommends actions to address violence directed at the nation’s health care workers. Prepared at the request more than two years ago of top Democrats on congressional labor committees, the “Additional Efforts Needed to Help Protect Health Care Workers from Workplace Violence” report describes violence as […]

Safety Experts Reveal 5 Tips for Surviving a Workplace Shooting January 25, 2016 No Comments

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Related Workplace Violence Training DVDs:

Workplace Violence Training Video on DVD
Trains employees how to prevent, detect, and diffuse various types of workplace violence. View Product

Be S.A.F.E. Not Sorry: Preventing Violence
Be S.A.F.E. (Not Sorry), a practical and necessary program based on real-life situations, will help keep your company safe. View Product

Workplace Violence First […]

Bullying and Harassment in Construction: Not Part of the Job January 11, 2016 No Comments

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Related Workplace Harassment Training DVDs:

Workplace Bullying and Violence Training
The two discs help ensure trainers deliver consistent bullying and workplace violence training to both supervisors and employees. View Product

Bullying and Respect in the Workplace Video
This video clearly shows that mistreating a fellow employee makes you look bad in the eyes of others and […]

Workplace Violence Safety Bundle Download December 7, 2015 No Comments

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Workplace Violence Training DVD

Covers dealing with hostility and violence from coworkers as well external threats such as armed assailants and disgruntled customers. View Product

Workplace Violence First Line of Defense Training

Uses an interview with a convicted perpetrator as well as a compelling dramatization to communicate the impact […]

Video: Surviving an Active Shooter No Comments

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Related Workplace Violence Training DVDs:

Be S.A.F.E. Not Sorry: Preventing Violence in the Workplace

Learn appropriate actions that will prevent harassment, intimidation and angry scenes from escalating uncontrollably. View Product

Workplace Bullying and Violence: Supervisors and Employees
The two discs help ensure trainers deliver consistent bullying and workplace violence training to both supervisors and employees. View Product

Workplace […]

SLC 2015: A Plant Tour of Baldor Electric Reveals Reasons for Outstanding Safety Record December 1, 2015 No Comments

A tour of the Baldor Electric in Belton, S.C., revealed a facility that cares about quality in terms of products, employee and contractor safety and stewardship of the facility. I always know I’m in a facility where people care when I don’t see spills on the floor, trash piled up near waste collection areas and […]

(VIDEO) Workplace Violence Video: Clerk Grabs Robber’s Gun, Shoots Him March 9, 2015 1 Comment

Related Workplace Violence Training DVDs:

Workplace Violence Video Training DVD
Trains employees how to prevent, detect, and diffuse various types of workplace violence. View Product

Be S.A.F.E. Not Sorry: Preventing Violence in the Workplace DVD
Learn to recognize behaviors and warning signs of potential threats from coworkers and what steps to take. View Product

Workplace Violence […]

No Workers’ Comp Because Having Gun Held to Your Head is Part of Job? January 27, 2015 No Comments

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State laws and court rulings have opened the door for workers’ comp benefits for psychological injuries such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Despite that, this employer tried to deny benefits to an employee because being a victim of an armed robbery was part of the job.
Gregory Kochanowicz was the manager of a PA Liquor Control […]

Can Employees Be Trained to Spot Potential Workplace Violence? October 7, 2014 No Comments

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A new study takes a look at precursors to workplace violence and suggests employees can be educated to spot warning signs.
Researchers at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit studied 214 incidents of workplace violence at a Midwestern hospital system that included seven hospitals. Employees at the hospitals were required to record these incidents […]

Man Beheads Coworker in Workplace Dispute September 30, 2014 1 Comment

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Related Workplace Violence Training DVDs:

Workplace Violence Video Training DVD
Trains employees how to prevent, detect, and diffuse various types of workplace violence. View Product

Workplace Bullying and Violence
Help ensure trainers deliver consistent bullying and workplace violence training to both supervisors and employees. View Product

Be S.A.F.E. Not Sorry: Preventing Violence
A practical and necessary […]

Workplace Violence Training PowerPoints November 24, 2013 No Comments

Related Workplace Violence Training Courses

Workplace Violence

Violence in Healthcare

Active Shooter Training

Sexual Harassment for Employees

Sexual Harassment for Manager

 

Workplace Violence Awareness by DGS

Date Created:
2017

Number of Slides:
27

Created By:
DGS

This Workplace Violence training powerpoint presentation was created by Protective Services Police Department. References to OSHA policies and procedures are given, and defining the elements of workplace violence is covered […]

EHS Professionals Reveal Workplace Horror Stories, Complaints, & Insights in National Safety Survey August 14, 2013 No Comments

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Nearly 1,000 EHS professionals responded to the 2013 National Safety Survey. Most said that safety has improved at their organization in the past year, but many admitted the safety versus production argument is ongoing and some shared truly horrifying stories of workplace violence and bullying.
The respondents to the 2013 National Safety Survey generally are well-paid […]