Gov. to announce guidelines to reduce workplace violence

The state is working to develop new guidelines to help reduce workplace violence.Gov. Jodi Rell (R) says the new plans will be unveiled next month

BRIDGEPORT - The state is working to develop new guidelines to help reduce workplace violence.

Gov. Jodi Rell (R) says the new plans will be unveiled next month and should help employees deal with the after-effects of workplace violence.

The guidelines come after Omar Thronton shot 10 co-workers, killing eight, after he was fired from his job at a Manchester beer distributor.

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