Powerful Fox News Story on Our Workplace Violence & Effort to Prevent It
Check out this great story on Fox News regarding the issue of workplace violence and legislation to address this crisis. The piece includes harrowing testimony by nurses from Brigham & Women's Hospital who suffered assaults just months following the shooting death of a surgeon at the hospital earlier this year. Even under these worst-case circumstances, management still refused to provide a safe workplace. We need to pass H 1687 and we need to do it now.
View and share on YouTube: https://youtu.be/AeVHyIY-WPk
To hear the comments of the four RNs who testified at the hearing visit:
- Laurie Grover, RN at the Worcester Recover Center: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-z5CKi6QFE&feature=youtu.be
- Elizabeth Dalton, RN and Brigham & Women's Hospital: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1IQ1I-KNGI&feature=youtu.be
- Trish Powers, RN and MNA chair at Brigham & Women's Hospital: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBL_DuH1qas&feature=youtu.be
- Donna Kelly Williams, RN and president of the MNA: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JxIPKXOwfi4&feature=youtu.be