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Workplace Violence

Issues in Threat Management, 1st Edition

By Christina M. Holbrook, David E. Bixler, Eugene A. Rugala, Carri Casteel

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112 pages | 11 B/W Illus.

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Description

Workplace Violence: Issues in Threat Management defines what workplace violence is, delves into the myths and realities surrounding the topic and provides readers with the latest statistics, thinking, and strategies in the prevention of workplace violence. The authors, who themselves have implemented successful workplace violence protection programs, guide novice and experienced practitioners alike in the development of their own programs.

Table of Contents

Preface, 1. Introduction: What is Workplace Violence?, 2. The Foundation: Creation of a Workplace Violence Prevention Policy, 3. Development of a Threat Management Program, 4. Principles of Threat Assessment and Management, 5. Legal Considerations in the Management of Threats, 6. The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and it’s Role in Managing Workplace Threats, 7. Risk Assessment in Domestic Violence and Stalking Cases, 8. Case Studies, 9. Research in Assessing Levels of Threat: Implications for Workplace Training

About the Authors

Christina M. Holbrook co-leads The Boeing Company’s Enterprise threat management program.

David E. Bixler co-leads The Boeing Company’s Enterprise threat management program.

Eugene A. Rugala is president of Eugene A. Rugala and Associates LLC. He was formerly with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Critical Incident Response Group (CIRG) and was assigned to the National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime (NCAVC), FBI Academy, Quantico, Virginia.

Carri Casteel, MPH, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Iowa.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS030000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Human Resources & Personnel Management
BUS041000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management
SOC004000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology