February 10, 2016

Violence Against Retail Staff Up - BRC Retail Crime Survey

Businesses should ensure they have adequate measures in place to protect staff from violence and abuse on the shop floor - one of the key recommendations in the latest British Retail Consortium (BRC) Retail Crime Survey 2015.

Violent incidents against retail staff are up 30% on 2014. There were 41 incidents of violence and abuse per 1,000 employees in 2015, up from 32in the previous year. Most were cases of non-physical abuse or aggressive behaviour, but 21 incidents per 1,000 staff were violent.

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BRC Retail Crime Survey 2015