Date lodged: 26 April 2017
To ask the Scottish Government how many attacks on NHS staff there have been in each year since 1999.
Answered by: Shona Robison 10 May 2017
The requested information is not held centrally.
Any violence or aggression against NHSScotland staff is unacceptable and we have policies in place to provide and continuously improve a safe working environment. Details can be found at the following link:-http://www.staffgovernance.scot.nhs.uk/media/1399/gender-based-violence-employee-pin-policy.pdf