Preventing and Responding to Violence at Work

by Duncan Chappell

Publisher: International Labor Office

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Management & management techniques,
  • Violence in society,
  • Work & labour,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Prevention,
  • Human Resources & Personnel Management,
  • Labor,
  • Violence in the workplace
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9124393M
ISBN 109221133745
ISBN 109789221133742

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Intervention strategies include preventing violence before it starts as well as preventing recurrence, preventing adverse effects (such as trauma or the consequences of trauma), and preventing the.