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The continuing saga of North Las Vegas Assemblyman Steven Brooks brought up an interesting point in the struggle with workplace violence.

A state employee filed a report with the Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Administration that Brooks posed a danger in the workplace.

According to an article appearing last week, every Nevada employer "has a duty to provide a workplace free of recognized hazards."

Most of us read this as a requirement to make sure there aren't any live wires hanging from the ceiling or trip hazards where someone could hurt themselves.

Brooks' misadventures have been front page news throughout …

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The Record Courier Updated Feb 20, 2013 11:16AM Published Feb 20, 2013 11:14AM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.