April 24, 2018

The Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA") is a federal Equal Employment Opportunity law which protects the rights of covered workers who are employed by employers to whom the ADA is applicable.

Disabled employees who are targeted for harassment could potentially bring...

April 23, 2018

The carnage on U.S. soil continues.  Yesterday, 2018's 11th American was shot dead in active duty in the workplace in comparison to one casualty in Operation Enduring Freedom.

 The military-style AR-15 rifle used to murder four people and injure four others on Apri...

April 22, 2018

The AR-15 has shown up yet again in today's mass shooting at a Waffle House restaurant nea Nashville, Tennessee.  

At least four people were killed and two more shot by the suspect Travis Reinking who was described as nude except for the green jacket he w...

April 21, 2018

In June 2017, Randy Stair fired 59 bullets from his shotgun at his co-workers Terry Sterling, 63, Victoria Brong, 26 and Brian Hayes, 47, killing all three. Then he pointed his gun to his head, pulled the trigger one last time and died.

For sometime...

April 20, 2018

Please listen to Kathleen's interview by Dawn Westmoreland, the host of the Empowered Whistleblower Podcast. 

Kathleen addresses the formation of the WVPI, her recommendations to minimize the risk of active shooters/bullying/workplace violence, her new white paper "The...

April 18, 2018

Please watch the following brief video to learn about the WVPI:

April 16, 2018

Although much of the educational content provided by the WPVI addresses violence in America, citizens in other countries across the world are also at risk of this growing epidemic.

Workplace violence is a global problem that must be addressed through proactive and preve...

April 15, 2018

One month from today, I will be joined at the WVPI Violence Prevention Symposium by the family of Ryan Birse who was viciously shot dead by a co-worker on February 25, 2016. 

Pictured:  Ryan's step-dad Chris, his mom Karen, myself, Ryan's sister Rachel Birse and a famil...

April 15, 2018

The WVPI's Violence Prevention Symposium is less than one month away.  We have just a few seats left for this reservation-only event.

Please email info@workplaceviolencepreventioninstitute.org for further information.  

Photo above:  WVPI founder Kathleen M. Bonczyk...

April 9, 2018

Law enforcement has recognized for decades the particular dangers domestic violence presents to officers responding to these calls for help. I have long advocated that workplace-related violence can be as emotionally charged as domestic violence and therefore present t...

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