Active Shooter Weapons of Choice in the Workplace

Out of all the workplace shootings in the nation, the following statistics demonstrate the types of weapons used during violent encounters and critical incidents.

Weapons Used:
• 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?

Twitter me back and let me know your thoughts #workplace #violence

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,

Chris Grollnek

By Chris Grollnek

Active Shooter Prevention Trainer and Public Speaker PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: Chris Grollnek is a dynamic Public Speaker and forward-thinking Director of the Active Shooter Prevention Project, LLC. ( An Interview and Investigation specialist with a record of success at the Executive and National level for Leadership and Management efficiencies regarding Policy and the Curriculum Development for Terrorism related Prevention. Chris recently wrote and appeared in the Department of Justice Active Shooter prevention Training Video (2022-2023). Complete understanding of government and corporate contracting and investigative programs to enhance corporate standards of policy implementation. An architect of efficiencies with a results-oriented pattern of success in investigative techniques, security, safety, sales leadership, and interviewing while leading teams and establishing best practices. A well-versed public speaker, freelance television contributor, and radio news commentator. Experience in testifying before serval governmental bodies, including The United States Congressional bodies of the House and Senate committees, regarding Terrorism Prevention, Response, and Training Initiatives. #activeshooterexpert #NEVERHERE

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