Stay A.L.E.R.T for Corporations and Business
Employees want to WORK WHERE THEY FEEL SAFE
About 2 million people each year report some type of workplace violence
It is estimated that 25 percent of the workplace violence goes unreported
70% of American companies do not have any type of proactive security and safety program installed.
People often say ‘We didn’t think it would happen here
There are 5 types of workplace violence, preceded by 5 stages of violent behavior. Workplace violence never occurs unless there is an individual(s) involved.
Something has to take place leading up to and or prior to any threat, or violent act and those are identified using the diagram above.
Using proper situational awareness techniques are essential to identifying potentially aggressive behavior.
The cost to corporations and businesses averages on an annual basis around 30 billion dollars.
Having a proactive mindset, and a determined mindset of preparedness developing procedures, training and establishing a plan for your employees can mean the difference between life and death.
American business can lose valuable employees, loss in production and negative publicity when workplace violence takes occurs.