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Violence at work

Violence at work

issues, policies and procedures : a case study of two local authorities.

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Published by Local Government Management Board in Luton .
Written in English


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ContributionsLocal Government Management Board.
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Paginationvi,73p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21273477M
ISBN 100748898808
OCLC/WorldCa24848585

Get this from a library! Violence at work. [Duncan Chappell; Vittorio Di Martino; International Labour Office.] -- Provides a basis for understanding the nature of workplace violence and suggests ways of preventing it in the future. Focuses on those data, experiences and publications which best help to . The numbers of women and girls subjected to violence are staggering. Estimates suggest that one in three women globally have experienced either physical or sexual violence at some point in their some areas of the world, violence against women and girls is endemic, with the prevalence of intimate-partner violence alone. It is as high as 37% in Southeast Asia.

Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, or cultural background. Practitioners of social work must understand and be prepared to assist with the many faces of domestic violence. What Is Domestic Violence? Domestic violence is a pattern of abuse of a romantic partner or household member. Get this from a library! Violence at work. [Duncan Chappell; Vittorio Di Martino; International Labour Office.] -- This report provides an understanding of the nature of workplace violence, and suggests ways of preventing it. It highlights best practice and successful methods of prevention, illustrating the.

Domestic violence affects all areas of social work. This book shows how social workers can intervene in everyday practice with victims, their families and perpetrators of domestic abuse. We have become accustomed to violence, but we do not need to accept it. Our study of workplace violence, terrorism, and other forms of dysfunctional behavior associated with work suggests that both managers and non-managers would like to reduce the risks associated with violence at the workplace. The book is designed to help do just that.


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Using This Book (For the professional) Over the past few decades the problems of family violence and domestic abuse have been brought to the forefront of our consciousness.

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Violence at work (3rd edition) ‎pdf - MB‎ Preventive action is possible, and indeed essential, to meet the challenge of a violence-free working environment. Recognizing that workplace violence is not merely an episodic problem created by deranged persons, the authors point out that it is a highly complex issue, rooted in wider economic Cited by: 3.

What Is Workplace Violence. Workplace violence can be any act of violence, against persons or property, threats, intimidation, harassment, or other inappropriate, disruptive behavior that causes fear for personal safety at the work site.

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Assessments contained in this book focus on self-reported data and are similar to ones used. violence at work is emerging as a separate legal issue, with legislative and regulatory provisions making for a focused rather than a diffuse response. Integrated within this book are reviews of numerous guidelines emerging.

Is the information about domestic violence in social work textbooks accurate. Do our text-books provide enough information for stu-dents to learn the complexities of this issue.

What about expertise within social work fac-ulties. Does every school have at least one faculty member with expertise in domestic violence or violence against women. If File Size: KB. Workplace violence is recognized as a separate category of crime and includes a number of other offenses other than murder.

Most frequently, employees and employers are engaged in less serious crimes such as assaults, domestic violence, stalking, threats, harassment (including sexual harassment) and physical or emotional abuse.

But In a Day’s Work also tells a story of resistance, introducing a group of courageous allies who challenge dangerous and discriminatory workplace conditions alongside aggrieved workers—and win. Moving and inspiring, this book will change our understanding of the lives of immigrant women.

is Full Professor, Missouri State University School of Social Work. Prior to her academic career, Dr. McClennen held counseling and administrative positions in the areas of child abuse, mental health, and children’s services.

She authored the first edition of Social Work and Family Violence. and co-editedPrice: $ This book examines some of the key issues around violence at work which have emerged in the new millennium, including the events of September 11th and other terrorist-related incidents, identifying these as an extreme form of workplace violence.

It builds upon the expanded typology of workplace violence in Violence at Work (Willan, ), and identifies four types of workplace violence.

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