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Document ID (ISN)106565
CIS number 07-750
Year 2006
Convention or series no. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2006-144
Title Workplace violence prevention - Strategies and research needs
Bibliographic information Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2001, USA, Sep. 2006. ix, 38p. Illus. 17 ref.
Internet access 07-0750.pdf [in English] [in English]
Abstract Report of a conference on workplace violence (WPV) held in Baltimore, USA, 17-19 November 2005. Contents: scope, background, methods and objectives; barriers and gaps that impede WPV prevention and strategies to overcome them; WPV prevention programmes and strategies; research needs for WPV prevention; linking research to practice; partners and their respective roles.
Descriptors (primary) USA; violence; safety programmes; human behaviour
Descriptors (secondary) retail trade; risk factors; safety training in industry; conference; social aspects; research
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Psychological factors
Safety programmes
Violence and terrorism