Learn about workplace violence at upcoming event

Freeman Staff

April 23, 2015

PEWAUKEE — The presentation “Violence in the Workplace” with a focus how to protect your business will be given by Waukesha County Technical College Dean Brian Dorow on May 7.

Presented by the Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce, the discussion will take place from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. May 7 at Waukesha County Technical College Firing Range, 1228 Hickory St., Pewaukee. Dorow, dean of Criminal Justice, Homeland Security & Counter Terrorism, and his WCTC team will cover subjects such as how to recognize signs of potential violence and what you can do to protect your business, employees and customers. Learn how you can prepare your facility and employees through policies that you can have in place at your business and the legal implications of such policies.

In addition, topics of what to expect when the police arrive, how you can help your employees understand how to respond to minimize their risk, the legal liabilities and responsibilities for protecting employees and customers in your facility, and how to balance employee/customer privacy versus safety will be covered.

The presentation to free for Greater Brookfield Chamber members and $15 for non-members. Advance registration is required and can be done at www.brookfieldchamber.com.