in Health Care
Public Service Announcements from WorkSafeBC
short public service announcements examine violence
and aggression in a variety of health care settings.
They remind viewers that violence against health care
workers affects all of us - sometimes forever - and
that we all play a role in creating safer workplaces.
View the announcements online.
Violence Prevention Resources
From the Provincial Violence Prevention Steering Committee
A number of resources were shared in February's
Violence Prevention Stakeholder Workshop in Burnaby.
Presentations and documents from the workshop are now
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