Workplace Violence Prevention

Logo for Steps for Safety

A Provincial working group has been meeting to share best practices and consolidate workplace violence prevention resource materials & tools for use in health care and community services.

The result is Steps for Safety – Preventing Workplace Violence.

Take the Steps as follows:


Workshop 1 – Consisted of Steps 1 – 3

Step 1 – Program Review and Perception Survey

Step 2 – Leadership and Risk Assessment

Step 3 – Policies and Procedures


Workshop 2 – Consisted of Step 4

Step 4 – Reporting, Investigating and Documenting


Workshop 3 – Consisted of Step 5

Step 5 – Education and Awareness


Workshop 4 – Consisted of Step 6

NEW – Step 6 – Best Practices, Workplace Bullying, Domestic Violence