CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwire - May 4, 2011) - AlliedBarton Security Services, www.alliedbarton.com
, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, and HR Plus, www.HRPlus.com
, a leading provider of comprehensive employment and background screening solutions, are hosting a workplace violence prevention webinar series beginning in May. Topics in the series will include developing a workplace violence prevention plan, combating domestic violence in the workplace, and active shooter situations.
According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health, 70 percent of workplaces do not have either a formal program or policy to address workplace violence problems. "It is important to recognize that people deal with this topic on a daily basis at their place of employment," said Tom Browning, AlliedBarton's Chief Security Officer and Vice President of Corporate Compliance. "Organizations in all industries should develop a workplace violence prevention plan so that they can prepare for potential situations, promote awareness and plan emergency response. AlliedBarton and HR Plus want to engage organizations to take a proactive approach against workplace violence."
Through this workplace violence webinar series, AlliedBarton and HR Plus will provide important and timely information while serving as a workplace violence prevention resource. This series will allow business leaders, security directors and human resource professionals to attend very worthwhile informational sessions in a sustainable way.
About HR Plus
HR Plus offers comprehensive employment and background screening solutions though a secure and easy-to-navigate web interface that can be customized to meet clients' needs and integrated into most human resources workflows. Core services include background screening, drug testing and fingerprinting. For more than 40 years, HR Plus has provided thousands of clients with quality background screening solutions. Headquartered in Chicago, HR Plus is a member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners, Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association, and Substance Abuse Program Administrators Association, and is U.S. Department of Commerce Safe Harbor Certified. A division of AlliedBarton Security Services, HR Plus is supported by the national resources of the largest American-owned and managed security services provider. For more information call 1.800.332.PLUS or visit www.hrplus.com
About AlliedBarton Security Services
AlliedBarton Security Services is the industry's premier provider of highly trained, responsive security personnel. Client-focused security officers and managers located across the country are supported by national resources developed from over 50 years of security experience. More than 50,000 employees and 100 offices provide security for several thousand clients in many industries, including approximately 200 Fortune 500 companies. As the most honored security officer services company, AlliedBarton leads the industry in award-winning programs. AlliedBarton has been recognized by Training
magazine, ASTD, Corporate University Xchange, Leadership Excellence and the American Business Awards, among others. For more information call 1.866.825.5433 or visit www.AlliedBarton.com