Webinar: The Impact of Workplace Violence as it relates to Employment Laws and OSHA

September 19, 2017 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Description: 

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Recertification Credit Hours: 1 HR (General)

 

 

This webinar is held in conjunction with Conn Maciel Carey LLP.

Program Overview:
Approximately 1 million workers experience violent acts at work annually. Violence in the workplace is a major concern for employers especially given the events that took place in 2016 in San Bernardino Inland Regional Center shooting massacre and in Hesston, Kansas.  Events like these illustrate that workplace violence can occur at any place at any time. The obvious and most important threat it poses is to the health and safety of anyone caught in the path of violent co-workers or third parties. But, workplace violence can have many other cascading, and negative effects such as reputational harm, and it can result in costly lawsuits ranging from negligent hiring or supervision of its employees to OSHA citations. If violence occurs in your workplace, it is vital that employers have strong workplace violence policies in place to help prevent workplace violence but also to respond to it if and when it does occur.  

Presented by:
Kara M. Maciel - Founding Partner, Conn Maciel Carey LLP
Andrew Sommer - Partner, Conn Maciel Carey LLP

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