Focus on the FACTS - Assaults/Struck By

Workplace violence, being struck by vehicles, contact with electricity, or being struck by objects that fall, swing, or explode are a common cause of serious workplace injuries and deaths.

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In Washington, violence by strangers or acquaintances is the main cause of injuries and fatalities in the workplace.

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