Editorial

Work Place Violence in the Health Care Facility

Abstract

In different countries the meaning of workplace violence is embedded in different socio-political realities. The biggest problem at all levels of analysis is the lack of a consistent definition of workplace violence.  In terms of both the scope and consequences of workplace violence, a broad rather than a restrictive definition is needed, the definition of WHO   “The intentional use of power, threatened or actual, against another person or against a group, in work-related circumstances, that either results in or has a high degree of likelihood of resulting in injury.

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Workplace Violence Health Care Facility

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Tesfaye Tegegne K, Zenebe A, Ayalew Assefa A, Tesfaye Tegegne E, Kassa Tessema M, Semeon Bagajjo W. Work Place Violence in the Health Care Facility. Int J Occup Hyg. 2021;13(2):187-189.