O'Reilly logo

Workplace Safety by Daniel Murphy, Randall W. Ferris

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 5

Relationship Violence

Abstract

Chapter 5 examines relationship violence. Relationship violence is perhaps the most pervasive social issue of our day, and it is often the most underreported. Police in every jurisdiction, regardless of socioeconomic, educational, religious, or other standing, commonly deal with the issue of violence between intimates. In many of these cases, the violence, or threat of violence, is not reported until it becomes tragic. In other cases, one party will report the ongoing issues to the police, but not to his or her employer. Many victims of relationship violence are afraid to let their employers know for fear of losing their jobs. This reality can result in serious repercussions for organizations, which can ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required