Research Updates

"But I didn't touch him"

Friyana Bhabha

What is non-physical violence, and how does it impact the workplace?

Take Home Messages: Non-physical violence is violence expressed verbally, or in other non-physical ways. Verbal intimidation, threatening gestures, putting someone down publicly and provoking arguments are all examples of non-physical violence. Physical violence and non-physical violence are related, and both are problems in the workplace. Employees who experience non-physical violence are seven times more likely to experience physica...

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