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If you are an mental health employee and a consumer hit you

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If you are an mental health employee and a consumer hit you with an item are you allowed to hit them back? If I was to hit them what could happen, termination and or sued? This is an out patient facility. What should I do other than filing a report at work? I did not hit the consumer back.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Samuel II replied 4 years ago.

I am an attorney with more than 25 years of experience and I look forward to providing you information in this regard.

I would like to know what State this happened in please?

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