Violence and Injury Prevention

Framework guidelines for addressing workplace violence in the health sector

The Framework guidelines for addressing workplace violence in the health sector are intended to support all those responsible for safety in the workplace, be it governments, employers, workers, trade unions, professional bodies or members of the public. The tool will guide you through the complexity of issues to be considered when developing anti-violence policies and strategies for all work-settings in the health sector. These can be adapted to meet local and national needs and constraints.

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