workplace violence


Gloucestershire police to get body cameras

Gloucestershire Constabulary said all frontline officers will be wearing REVEAL body cameras by the end of April. Read More

More than 100 shop workers attacked every day

British Retail Consortium’s annual Retail Crime Survey says that the use of knives has become a “significant concern”. Read More

Serco violence campaign launched to protect frontline staff

Serco has launched a zero-tolerance campaign designed to protect all of its frontline staff from violence, aggression and abuse. Read More

Violence in the NHS: One in five NHS staff experience harassment at work

Just under one in five NHS staff have personally having experienced harassment, bullying or abuse at work from other colleagues, according to a new survey. Read More

Body cameras in the railway sector: Keeping workplace safety on track

Rail operators are joining the long-list of organisations to rollout body cameras to staff in various parts of the country. Read More

Health & safety in hospitality: The most common accidents

What is causing a higher than average injury-rate within the hospitality and leisure sector and how can accidents be prevented? Read More

Protecting shop workers from threats and violence

There are signs that a growing number of shopkeepers and others working in retail are facing assaults and threats from customers. Read More

Prison sentences to double for attacks on emergency staff

Government announces new law to help protect workers. Anyone who attacks an emergency service worker will be jailed for twice as long, under a new law which is bring brought in to crackdown on abuse. Read More

Four reasons why emergency services should wear body cameras

Many police constabularies across the UK have been wearing body worn cameras for several years and now other organisations have begun to adopt them, especially those that employ lone workers. Read More

Paramedics to get body cameras

Paramedics are to be issued with body cameras as part of a new government drive to tackle abuse and violence against NHS staff. Read More



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