Tragically, mass shootings seem to be all the rage in America. The latest occurred last Friday morning outside New York City's Empire State Building. The shooter was a disgruntled ex-employee targeting his former coworkers .
Do you have a plan in your workplace for a shooting or other emergency...
First responders in West, Texas*. Sales clerks in the
stores near the finish line at the Boston Marathon. Staff of the District
Attorney's office in Kaufman County, Texas. Teachers and administration at
Sandy Hook Elementary. Ticket-takers and popcorn-scoopers at the Century 16
In my last post, in response to the bombings at the
Boston Marathon, I
talked about some ways that employers can prevent violence in the workplace
and even avoid hiring the type of employee who might become violent. (Realizing,
of course, that there are no guarantees and many laws limit what an...