DV Assaults Study

500 Domestic Violence Assaults at Work

2009 Research Study

A review of over 500 cases of Type IV – Workplace Violence

Indicating Risk Factors such as

Time and Place of Assault

Type of Weapon Used

Relationship between Victim and Assailant

Risk to by-standers including co-workers

Existence of Restraining Order

Subsequent Actions of Assailant

If Prevention Measures Implemented

Criminal History of Assailant