Tragically, active shooter events are happening with greater frequency each year. With most incidents occurring at a business, school, or healthcare facility, employers now realize the need to prepare for— and respond to—such events. The legal obligation of employers to provide a safe working environment for employees continues to evolve—and so will workplace violence best practices. By incorporating these changes into your existing life safety program, you can adopt them with minimal disruption or employee angst.
The Active Shooter playbook addresses:
- Regulatory concerns and legal requirements
- Knowing when to run, hide, or fight
- Building an effective active-shooter program
- Training and communications