Out of all the workplace shootings in the nation, the following statistics demonstrate the types of weapons used during violent encounters and critical incidents.
• 64% Handgun
• 7% Rifle
• 13% Assault weapon
• 12% Shotgun
• 3% Knife
• 1% Other
Can you answer the following question? Knowing handgun’s are the most prevalent weapons used to kill, injure, harm, and cause terror in the workplace, what can you as an employee or employer do to reduce the availability of these types of weapons in your work environment?
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I’ll post some suggestions on Monday the 6th of August. Feel free to leave your feedback here as well.
Here are a couple tips: Think policies and procedures…
Thanks for reading,