Joe Saunders

National Practice Lead - R2S Violence Prevention

Joe Saunders

National Practice Lead - R2S Violence Prevention

Biography

Joe Saunders is the National Practice Lead for R2S Violence Prevention, based in Melbourne, Australia. Having worked in violence management, work health & safety and physical security roles since 2004, Joe was part of the research team on Australia’s largest ever multi-sector study into occupational violence and aggression in 2019.

He has provided workplace violence prevention education and consulting to industries including healthcare, law enforcement, retail, hospitality, private security, public transport, social services, government services and aviation.

Joe’s entertaining and engaging presentation style has helped him become one of the most sought-after speakers and facilitators on this topic, regularly appearing on stages and podcasts globally. His own podcast, the Managing Violence Podcast, is regarded as the world’s leading podcast on the holistic management of violence.

He has had multiple articles published in industry magazines including Aviation Security International, Security Insider, The Circuit Magazine and the ISRM ANZ Journal.

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