• Workplace Violence: Its Legal Perspective and its Socio-Economic Impact
  • May 2, 2003 | Author: Luis F. Antonetti-Zequeira
  • Law Firm: Goldman Antonetti & Córdova, P.S.C. - San Juan Office
  • Workplace violence is now frequently identified as an "epidemic". The threat of occupational injury or death, once represented by dangerous machinery or hazardous environments, has now become discursively located in conceptions of the "pathogenic worker", lurking unnoticed in the workplace, poised to explode in lethal violence against his supervisors, co-workers and customers.