Outrageous Assault on Utah Nurse Illustrates Dangers Nurses Face, Outlines Need for National Workplace Violence Prevention Standard

In this moment of national outrage, seeing a nurse assaulted on the job, we can use our collective voice to demand a federal workplace violence prevention standard to protect all nurses, who face violence at work every single day.
Nurses are appalled to see police assaulting an RN for properly, legally doing her job.
NNU RN Allysha Shin testified in Washington, D.C. on the need for a federal OSHA workplace violence standard.

Click here to sign a petition demanding federal OSHA enact a comprehensive workplace violence prevention standard in healthcare settings.

You can also join NNU’s Nurse Health and Safety Campaign — a network of nurses and allies, committed to collectively advocating for nurse health and safety.



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Bonnie Castillo

Bonnie Castillo

Union Nurse Leader & Medicare For All Activist. Executive Director of @NationalNurses, the Largest U.S. Organization of Registered Nurses. #TIME100