OSHA requests comments, schedules meeting on standard to prevent workplace violence in healthcare, social assistance
For Immediate Release
December 6, 2016
Contact: Office of Communications
WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today issued a Request for Information on whether to propose a standard to prevent workplace violence in healthcare and social assistance settings. The agency has also scheduled a public meeting on Jan. 10, 2017, in Washington, D.C., to discuss strategies for reducing incidents of violence in these workplaces.