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Workplace Violence: Have You Done Enough?

Workplace Violence: Have You Done Enough? Workplace violence is defined in the Saskatchewan Occupational Health & Safety Regulations as, the attempted, threatened or actual conduct of a person that causes or is likely to cause injury, and includes any threatening statement or behaviour that gives a worker reasonable cause to believe that the worker is […]

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Workplace Violence

Whether we have experienced it ourselves or know of someone who has, workplace violence is happening all the time. Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 37 defines violence as: The attempted, threatened or actual conduct of a person that causes or is likely to cause injury, and includes any threatening statements or behavior that gives a […]

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Legislation Update: Workplace Violence Prevention

Saskatchewan has proclaimed October 27 to 31 as the first Violence Prevention Week.  In the workplace, the prevention of violence rests with everyone.  However, the employer does have a higher degree of control and therefore a greater duty to protect the health and safety of workers. Violence is defined in the Occupational Health & Safety […]

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