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Due to anticipated travel issues related to winter weather, the Workplace Violence Prevention Summit scheduled for Friday, March 6, 2015, will be rescheduled for Friday, April 10. Those who have already registered for the event will remain registered for the new date. Any cancellations can be directed to Nora Chandler, nchandler@balch.com  

The Summit will provide employers, HR professionals, business owners and managers with strategies to prevent acts of workplace violence, ways to identify potential worksite violence and to mitigate associated legal risks.

Sessions will include:
Case Studies and Preventative Security Measures, Carol Dodgen, owner of Dodgen Security Consulting
Red Flag Behaviors to Spot Potential Worksite Violence, Dr. Lita A. Clark, president of the Employee Assistance Program of American Behavioral
Legal Risks When Dealing or Not Dealing With Workplace Violence, Douglas B. Kauffman, partner in Balch’s Labor & Employment Section

The new date for the Workplace Violence Prevention Summit will be Friday, April 10, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Balch’s Birmingham office, located at 1901 6th Avenue North, Suite 1500 in Birmingham, Ala. There is no cost to attend the Summit, however, registration is required.