Government reports show the number of workplace violence incidents on the rise. The FBI envisions OSHA developing violence prevention strategies for employers and training programs. But for now, OSHA has no plans to issue a workplace violence standard.
FBI suggests bigger role for OSHA in violence prevention
March 19, 2004
An FBI report suggests that OSHA take the lead in making workplace violence prevention a priority. The agency has set up a task force to look at the issue.