WAVR Explained

The WAVR-21 – Workplace Assessment of Violence Risk – is a 21-item coded instrument for the structured assessment of workplace and campus targeted violence risk.


Training in the use of the WAVR-21 is highly recommended, as well as access to professional consultation commensurate with the potential seriousness and complexity of a given threat scenario.


The authors selected the risk factor items of the WAVR-21 based upon rational consideration of the reliability and validity of accumulated research findings on violence risk and threat assessment

Register Now

for the latest trainings and events