Disseminate the workplace violence policies and procedures to all employees; 2. Conduct an investigation and complete a Workplace Violence Incident Report for all incidents reported.
All OSHA employees are required to “treat all other employees, as well as customers, with dignity and respect.
It was drafted in cooperation with the National Council of Field Labor Locals, a union that represents OSHA workers.
OSHA’s workplace bullying policy is significant because the General Duty Clause of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 requires employers to “furnish to each of his employees employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards that are causing or are likely to cause death or serious physical harm to his employees …
"Persistent, offensive, abusive, intimidating or insulting behaviour, abuse of power or unfair penal sanctions which makes the recipient feel upset, threatened, humiliated or vulnerable, which undermines their self-confidence and which may cause them to suffer stress""Bullying is a compulsive need to displace aggression and is achieved by the expression of inadequacy (social, personal, interpersonal, behavioural, professional) by projection of that inadequacy onto others through control and subjugation (criticism, exclusion, isolation etc). | Definitions of bullying Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about bullying Overcoming myths, misperceptions and stereotypes The answer to Why don't you stand up for yourself?
Bullying is sustained by abdication of responsibility (denial, counter-accusation, pretence of victimhood) and perpetuated by a climate of fear, ignorance, indifference, silence, denial, disbelief, deception, evasion of accountability, tolerance and reward (eg promotion) for the bully."Where now at Bully On Line? Bullying and vulnerability Why have my colleagues deserted me?