NIOSH fast facts: home healthcare workers - how to prevent violence on the job [report]

2012 unpublished
Home healthcare workers can be vulnerable as they face an unprotected and unpredictable environment each time they enter a client's community and home. The spectrum of violence ranges from verbal abuse, to stalking or threats of assault, to homicide.
doi:10.26616/nioshpub2012118 fatcat:6n2exr7umrdffnfexup72mpnu4