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  • Date
    2010-09-15
  • Title
    Guidelines on Workplace Violence in the Health Sector Comparison of Major Known National Guidelines and Strategies: United Kingdom, Australia, Sweden, USA
  • Journal

  • Publisher
    International Labour Office; International Council of Nurses; World Health Organization and Public Services International
  • Year
    2003
  • Author
    Wiskow C
  • Description
    [Excerpt from author]The present study reviews and analyses major known national guidelines and strategies for prevention and management of workplace violence. The purpose is to get a detailed picture of strategies recommended, a better knowledge on existing guidance for employers and employees. Another objective is to obtain information on the implementation processes and the impact of the reviewed guidelines. Identification of good practices as well as gaps shall serve as a basis for lessons learnt for the development of future guidance materials.
  • Categories
    Work Environment
  • Keywords
    violence
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