Revised Publication 45, Achieving a Violence-Free Workplace Together

Publication 45, Achieving a Violence-Free Workplace Together, June 2009, has been completely revised. It is effective immediately and supersedes all previous versions of Publication 45.

The Postal Service’s Workplace Violence Prevention Program provides employees with information and resources regarding the proper violence prevention and response measures. To achieve a violence-free workplace, every employee, every day, must do his/her part by report­ing all perceived acts of aggression, violence, or threats. Publication 45 provides employees with the information and resources to reach this goal.

Publication 45 is available on the Postal Service™ PolicyNet website:

n Go to

n Under “Essential Links” in the left-hand column, click PolicyNet.

n Then click PUBs.

The direct URL is

You can order Publication 45 from the Material Distribution Center (MDC) and use touch-tone order entry (TTOE): Call 800-273- 1509.

Note: You must be registered to use TTOE. To register, call 800-332-0317, option 1, extension 2925, and follow the prompts to leave a message. (Wait 48 hours after register­ing before placing your first order.)

Use the following information to order Publication 45:

PSN: 7610-04-000-4848
Unit of Measure: EA
Minimum Order Quantity: 1
Bulk Pack Number: 2,500
Quick Pick Number: N/A
Price: $0.1240
Edition Date: 06/09