European study finds bullying a risk factor for workplace violence/cardiovascular disease

A medical study of 79,201 working men and women aged 18-65 in Denmark and Sweden has determined there is a causal connection between bullying and workplace violence and bullying and cardiovascular disease.


The study which has been reported on the National Library of Medicine's website states 13% of survey participants reported they were victimized by workplace violence in the prior year.


Approximately nine percent disclosed they had been victimized by bullying at work during the prior year.




To learn more about the study, go here: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30452614/