Nature: Horizontal violence is harmful behaviour, via attitudes, actions, words, and other behaviours, that is directed towards us by another colleague. Horizontal violence controls, humiliates, denigrates or injures the dignity of another. Horizontal violence indicates a lack of mutual respect and value for the worth of the individual and denies another's fundamental human rights.
Problem Type: G: Very specific problems
Date of last update 21.02.2000 – 00:00 CET