The question for us today is whether bystander apathy
is happening in naval-aviation radio communications.
Most just looked at the floor while others fidgeted in their seats," she says, shocked at this bystander apathy
doesn't happen when the bystanders are acquaintances of the victims .
But bystander apathy
is, in fact, a well-documented phenomenon whereby those witnessing a crime fail to help a victim.
Additionally, future researchers are encouraged to include interventions specifically targeted toward reducing bystander apathy
(Latane & Darley, 1968) by encouraging bystanders to become more involved in helping bullying victims.
To escape the quicksand of bystander apathy
, managers and directors can be required to report on strategic and operational issues.