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Workplace Violence Workplace Violence Mahesh Nalla
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What is Workplace Violence? What is Workplace Violence? Imagery Typology
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Incidence of Workplace Violence Incidence of Workplace Violence Incidence levels Cost of Workplace violence Where it occurs
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Definition of Workplace Violence Definition of Workplace Violence Scope: Narrow vs. Broad Broad Definition – Anything that makes workers uncomfortable Narrow Definition – Physical and injury to worker Feminist ideology Influence on scope
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Who are victims of workplace violence? Who are victims of workplace violence? Accuracy in estimates Physical violence Victims (Nalla et al 95)
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Who commits workplace violence? Who commits workplace violence? 3 types Profile of Workplace violence Offender Common sources of violence (Also see FG p.323-)
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Why is workplace violence increasing? Why is workplace violence increasing?
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Unformatted text preview: Societys general acceptance of violent means to deal with problems General availability of guns Mass medias glamorous and accepted portrayal Economic job security How do you explain workplace violence? How do you explain workplace violence? Relationship between stress and workplace violence Mertons strain theory Agnews revised General Strain Theory Actual or anticipated failure to achieve positively valued goals Actual or anticipated removal of positively valued stimuli Actual or anticipated presence of negative stimuli Strain leads to various forms of violence including MCM Workplace violence prevention/response Workplace violence prevention/response Programs/procedures Training Policies Reporting/Recording...
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