Workplace Violence

By Public Relations | January 27, 2017

What is workplace violence?

OSHA (The Occupational, Safety, and Health Administration) defines workplace violence as violence or the threat of violence against workers. It can occur at or outside the workplace and ranges from threats, verbal abuse, and bullying to physical assaults and homicide – the latter being one of the leading causes of job-related deaths.

Why should your organization have a violence prevention program?

The following statistics are compiled from reported incidents. Note: these are not simply incidents of intimidation or situations that cause workers to fear for their safety – they are actual cases of reported violence. Like you, we are aware that many individuals in the workplace have experienced workplace bullies who intimidate and threaten. Not surprisingly such intimidation, bullying, and threats sometimes lead to violent incidents.

Press Release | Executive Hire

By Public Relations | November 7, 2016

Off Duty Officers is pleased to announce the hiring of Beth Davidson to the newly created position of Director of Client Services.  Ms. Davidson brings a long history of corporate and non-profit organizational communications, coordination and marketing at the key executive level to Off Duty Officers.  In her new position, Ms. Davidson will be responsible…

10 Tips for Halloween Safety

By Public Relations | October 26, 2016

Halloween is a time of year that signifies the coming of Fall. Kids dress up in their cute costumes and parents chase them as they make their way around the neighborhood, collecting candy as they go. The community participates in this spooky holiday with children’s safety as the number one priority. Here are some Halloween…

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