It seems like active shootings are always in the news. They have become so common that breaking news about a shooting no longer causes surprise. Statistically speaking active shooter events are just a small portion of all workplace violence. However, their effect is so devasting that every workplace should be prepared. It just may save lives.
Key Learning Points
- Active shooter profiles
- Threat assessments
- When to report to report suspicious behavior
- The Plan recommended by the homeland security, the FBI, and local law enforcement. Run, Hide, Fight
- How to react when the SWAT team arrives
- Prevention strategies