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Recognizing Gunfire

Recognizing Gunfire

You just heard a loud bang; now what? Should you assume it’s something harmless like a balloon pop or a backfiring car? Or should you take it more seriously and kick in your action plan? Recognizing gunfire could save your life. Active shooter incidents usually...

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Why Personalized Training is Better for Everyone

Why Personalized Training is Better for Everyone

Browsing workplace violence preparedness (WPV) training for your workplace? Want to give your employees skills on situational awareness, verbal de-escalation, and active shooter readiness? Are you looking for training that caters specifically to your industry? You...

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Active Shooter Training is Not “One and Done”

Active Shooter Training is Not “One and Done”

Do you provide active shooter preparedness training for your employees? When was the last time it was updated? It’s important that your active shooter preparedness training is regularly updated with the latest information. Updated training can inform your staff about...

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What to Do When Police Arrive

What to Do When Police Arrive

What can you do to assist police when they arrive at the site of an active shooter event? The priority for law enforcement is to respond to the threat and engage and neutralize the active shooter as soon as possible; all other actions are secondary. It’s the police’s...

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How to Respond to Injuries

How to Respond to Injuries

Is your workplace prepared for an active shooter event? Do you have a response plan in place? Do you have Stop the Bleed kits? According to FBI statistics, the average active shooter event lasts between 3-5 minutes, and it takes police and EMS about 10 minutes to...

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How to Barricade a Door

How to Barricade a Door

Did you know most active shooters won’t pursue people behind locked or barricaded doors? An active shooter’s goal is usually to kill as many people as possible in the shortest period of time. That’s why they might choose a crowded venue or office as their target -...

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How to Fight Back with Improvised Weapons

How to Fight Back with Improvised Weapons

Do you want to prepare your staff for workplace violence, including the worst situations? The worst-case scenario you can prepare for is an active shooter event taking place, you can’t run or hide, and you must fight to survive. Active shooter training can help your...

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