How Can You Reduce the Risk of  an Active Shooter Event?

How Can You Reduce the Risk of an Active Shooter Event?

Did you know there’s often an observable pathway to violence? Want to know the behavioral indicators to look for? It’s rare that people just snap. People experiencing extreme stress and emotions will often show signs of aggression before turning violent. This is...
When Violence Strikes: A Panel Featuring FMI Members and TPOP

When Violence Strikes: A Panel Featuring FMI Members and TPOP

There is perhaps no greater evidence of the troubled and challenging times we’re experiencing than the increased number of inexplicable acts of violence erupting without warning in unexpected places. Food retail outlets have not been exempt from these crises, with...
Techniques to Verbally De-Escalate a Situation

Techniques to Verbally De-Escalate a Situation

Do you work in a high stress environment? Want to learn to handle intense confrontation? Conflict is an inescapable part of life; but it can be amplified in some environments, such as the workplace, and can potentially become violent. The best way to handle these...
Why Active Shooter Training is a Necessity

Why Active Shooter Training is a Necessity

Does your company require ethics training? Cybersecurity training? Sexual harassment prevention training? How often have you or your workers actually had to use that training? The risk of cyber-attacks and data breaches in the workplace can be low, but the training is...
How Situational Awareness Can Save Lives

How Situational Awareness Can Save Lives

What would you do if your work environment turned violent? Do you want to be vigilant without paranoia? Situational awareness is the act of paying attention to what’s going on around you. It sounds simple, but with the many distractions in our lives – phones, earbuds,...