Workplace violence is increasingly on the mind of employees. Highly aggressive and hostile behaviors aren’t only scary, they’re expensive when they happen in the workplace. According to some studies, workplace violence costs businesses more than $120 billion dollars every year in lost revenue.
Workplace violence can happen in any business, in any industry. For instance, in healthcare it’s not uncommon for patients or their family members to become aggressive toward caretakers.
This week’s video highlight from The BizLibrary Collection features strategies for recognizing workplace violence, anticipating scenarios where violence might occur, and safe responses when violence does occur.
Click the play button below to watch a one-minute preview of “Workplace Violence” from The BizLibrary Collection!