Posts Tagged ‘workplace violence prevention’

  A holiday party at work.  One employee leaves a little upset.  Who would have ever expected that he would return with his wife and an arsenal of assault rifles and semi-automatic handguns and engage in the worst US mass violence attack since Sandy Hook in 2012.  However, this is exactly what happened yesterday in […]


In the past month, we have seen multiple incidents of violence in the workplace including many at malls, schools and colleges. It is a problem that employers in this country can no longer avoid for it seems to be everywhere. Therefore, employers would be wise to ensure that they are prepared. What steps should employers […]


Take a look at HR Learning Center’s President and Founder, Melissa Fleischer, Esq., discussing warning signs of workplace violence on WPIX morning news.  View this link: http://video.pix11.com/Workplace-violence-What-you-can-do-for-a-coworker-in-danger-25180709 HR Learning Center provides training seminars and webinars on workplace violence prevention and warning signs of workplace violence.  What are the warning signs of workplace violence?  Melissa Fleischer […]


On September 16, 2013 another tragic incident of workplace violence occurred at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC.  An IT contractor, Aaron Alexis, who had security clearance, came to work and starting shooting all those eating breakfast in the Atrium below him at the headquarters for the Naval Sea Systems Command.  Twelve people including the […]


  Almost unbelievable!  Another shooting at Virginia Tech.  Today, December 8, 2011 around noon, while pulling over someone on campus for a routine traffic stop, a police officer was shot and killed at Virginia Tech.  The college immediately notified students via their new emergency notification system that was not yet in existence during the Virginia […]


CT employers need to act now to provide workplace violence prevention training to their workforces. CT had the most workplace violence injuries last year out of all of the New England states. This article provides a thorough reveiw of steps employers can take to prevent workplace violence incidents in their workplaces.


Melissa Fleischer, Esq. will be presenting a webinar on Lessons Learned in Workplace Violence to research scientists for Principal Investigators Association, a not-for-profit group.