Resources, workshop for planning in workplace violence, active assailants and shooters – Updated 10/19/18

Aug 15, 2018

If you are planning or reviewing your school, business, or other venue’s prevention and response effort to a violent encounter on the premises (with no particular endorsement implied by ASSP/Maine Chapter ASSP) the following resources are among those available for study:

OSHA SLTC – workplace violence page and links – https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/workplaceviolence/

An ASSP technical report is in development around the issue. https://www.assp.org/news-and-articles/2018/03/01/active-shooter-technical-report-in-development-to-improve-workplace-safety

ASIS Int’l published its ANSI/ASIS/SHRM Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention standard in 2011 –  available through https://www.asisonline.org/publications–resources/standards–guidelines/  ASIS Intl https://www.asisonline.org/

IAHSS has various guidelines concerning violence within healthcare facilities, including this Violent Patient/Pt-Visitor Mgmt   https://www.iahss.org/news/398023/IAHSS-Announces-New-Guideline—Violent-Patient–Patient-Visitor-Management.htm and IAHSS at https://www.iahss.org/

NFPA recently published its proposed standard NFPA-3000 Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response available through https://www.nfpa.org/codes-and-standards/all-codes-and-standards/list-of-codes-and-standards/detail?code=3000

The U.S. Secret Service National Threat Assessment Center published An Operational Guide for Preventing Targeted School Violence   https://www.dhs.gov/publication/enhancing-school-safety-using-threat-assessment-model

A coalition of agencies and interests coordinated by the FBI publish resources   https://www.dsac.gov/topics/active-shooter-resources

FBI recent documents reporting on active shooter incidents including https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/activeshooterincidentsus_2014-2015.pdf/view  and  https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/active-shooter-incidents-us-2016-2017.pdf/view  and the pre-incident behavior study  https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/pre-attack-behaviors-of-active-shooters-in-us-2000-2013.pdf/view

This model has been adopted by some schools in Maine  https://www.alicetraining.com/

ARTICLES

https://www.firefighternation.com/ap-news/2018/10/02/ap-firms-sell-school-hardening-as-mass-shooting-solution.html?cmpid=enl_ffn_fire_fighter_nation_now_2018-10-02&pwhid=39a1e3345bf37144d0d7c2737a5d536162f806d1326c24cab52e69a9fdd4894afe2bbfe72957fb2528a87ba89d776a75dd3ce42fe9d67cb0512431d7fbad8ab3

https://www.calibrepress.com/2015/12/safe-effective-active-shooter-exercises/

WORKSHOPS, SEMINARS

NEW: Violence in Healthcare: Understanding and Mitigating the Risk Two Day Seminar 11/8-9/18 Boston MA  http://bostoniahss.org/events/2018_11_08.php Boston Chapter Int’l. Association for Hospital Safety & Security IAHSS

DHS Active Shooter Preparedness Workshop 9/12/18 Rockland, ME at Knox Co. EMA 207-594-5155 or crichards@knnoxcountymaine.gov Register by 9/7. https://www.maine.gov/mema/mema_calendar_display.shtml?id=808236  Contact MEMA or DHS for other offerings

WEBINAR (archive status undetermined)

Active Shooter Mitigation and Response — Lessons Learned  8/28/18 2:00 PM ET Online  https://onlinexperiences.com/scripts/Server.nxp?LASCmd=AI:4;F:APIUTILS!51004&PageID=E7AFDE8D-F28D-4B24-A3CE-758E483B3E6B&AffiliateData=0828WebAds   Security Magazine

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