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2014-10-16 23:02:31

Employee anger can be managed with clear-cut guidelines that help to foster contentment and safety in the workplace. Therapist Edy Nathan explains the problem with anger at work and offers tips to manage anger. (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Every year, a stunning 2 million Americans are injured in workplace violence incidents, and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 551 homicides occur in the workplace every year. High profile stories of workplace shootings can leave workers feeling...

2014-09-26 23:06:32

Mastery Technologies has released a new update to the Video On Demand platform. This new update includes new features, such as bookmarking. Novi, Michigan (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 With technology ever evolving, Mastery Technologies has released an update to its Video On Demand (VOD) platform. Committed to equipping companies with the tools necessary to build amazing organizations, the upgraded platform’s new features encompass suggestions provided by customer feedback. The new VOD...

2014-05-02 23:03:35

National Security Training Institute (NSTi) will be holding a one-day seminar covering workplace violence on May 30th, 2014 in Chantilly, Virginia. Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Workplace violence is a growing concern for employers and employees nationwide and has been an emerging safety and health issue in today’s workplace. With the recent shooting at Fort Hood and the Navy Yard, along with the increased publicity surrounding sexual assault and bullying, everyone wants to know...

2013-10-02 23:31:54

i-Sight's series of free training webinars will teach strategies for investigating and preventing workplace bullying. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 i-Sight Software today announced a series of free training webinars on workplace bullying. The one-hour webinars will be presented by corporate security expert Timothy Dimoff on October 10th, November 21st and December 12th at 2pm EST. Workplace bullying is becoming a burning issue for many North American companies. While there...

2013-09-05 23:27:39

Many workers today are stuck in a difficult workplace, where they are bullied or mistreated. Patricia G. Barnes, J.D., has written a new book, Transcend Your Boss: Zen and the Difficult Workplace, that uses Zen theory and the 2,500 year old teachings of the Buddha to help workers handle the potentially health-endangering stress caused by workplace abuse. Reno, NV (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Many workers today are stuck in a difficult workplace, where they are bullied or mistreated....

2013-08-22 23:26:30

To help companies reduce the incidences of violence and misconduct, i-Sight is offering a free webinar on identifying high-risk employees, presented by corporate security expert Timothy Dimoff on August 29th, 2013 at 2 p.m. EST. Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Employee misconduct occurs in almost every workplace. Where you have people working in the same place week after week there is bound to be stress and conflict. Misconduct can range from absenteeism or insubordination to...

2013-06-30 23:18:39

Today’s risk management professionals are increasingly concerned with global corporate travel safety. As a result, IMG is refining its international threat assessment processes. Los Angeles, CA. (PRWEB) June 30, 2013 The Incident Management Group, Inc. (IMG), a leading firm in the corporate travel safety industry, is announcing a revamp of its international threat assessment processes. In today’s economy, many corporations have to establish relationships in less developed countries....

2013-04-27 23:02:42

Newly released US Bureau of Justice Statistics report says government employees more likely to experience workplace violence. Clifton, New Jersey (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 Every year, the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistic releases valuable data about crime the year before. This year´s report, referring to all of the numbers from 2012, did not bring good news with the results it discovered. Although other categories may have seen a drop in crime, the report found that government employees...

2013-04-02 23:05:00

Company looks to help workers and employers aware of the staggering affects of workplace violence. Tempe, Ariz. (PRWEB) April 02, 2013 In order to raise awareness about workplace violence, Safety Services Company is offering a free downloadable poster entitled “Zero Tolerance.” “Violence in the workplace is one of the leading causes of death, yet it is entirely preventable,” said Safety Services Company Spokesman Michael Rich. “It is our hope that this poster...

2013-02-13 23:03:34

The Security Product Depot´s research shows that during the last 10 years there were more than 7,000 workplace homicides nationwide according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Work place violence needs to be taken very seriously both in the private sector and at government workplaces. Yesterday the Washington Post reported that new policies were being ordered for federal workplaces. Coincidently on the same day the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published an...


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