States Lead the Way on Mitigating Workplace Violence in Health Care Settings
Gonzalez, G. and Childers, A. (2019). States Lead the Way on Mitigating Workplace Violence in Health Care Settings. Business Insurance.
This article describes how certain states are addressing healthcare workplace violence and emphasizes the need for a federal standard. Where specific standards for workplace hazards are lacking, the Occupational Safety and Health Act’s General Duty Clause is often used to cite employers for violations.