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October 12, 2019
  • 1 in 3 Americans Are Worried About Active Shooters

    Source: https://www.campussafetymagazine.com/public/americans-worried-about-active-shooters/

    A survey conducted for CentralSquare found citizen safety concerns continue to rise and many support improved technology to make communities safer.

    The “Voice of the Citizen” survey also found that these concerns vary among generations. Gen-Z and Millennials, who grew up with active shooter drills at school, are twice as concerned about active … Continue reading

  • For health care workers, the risk of violence is part of the job

    Author: Andy Carter, For The Inquirer

    Source: https://www.inquirer.com/health/health-care-workers-safety-violence-20191008.html

    As patients, we expect—and should demand—safety and respect when we go to the hospital or doctor’s office.

    What about the people who work there? Can they expect the same from patients and visitors?

    Increasingly, the answer appears to be “not always.” Workplace violence serious enough to require … Continue reading