Active shooter incidents are at the top of every senior executive’s list of threats across the United States. Much effort and attention have been paid to this issue, yet the vast number of organizations are not prepared for when an active shooter incident strikes their organization. In this active shooter webinar presentation, Bryghtpath Principal & CEO Bryan Strawser will share lessons learned for preparing for, responding to, and recovering from an active shooter situation in your workplace.
This active shooter webinar presentation includes an overview of the author’s personal experience with leading in an active shooter situation, a look at workplace violence prevention and pre-attack behaviors, and immediate action steps that impacted site leadership must take during an active shooter incident.
The webinar also covers a simplified crisis management framework that can be used at a corporate level by the organization, discussions around emotional intelligence and leadership during a crisis, and building public/private partnerships with law enforcement, fire, EMS, and other first responders.
From a crisis communications perspective, our active shooter webinar presentation covers the development of crisis communications plans, holding statements, examples of both internal and external communication during and active an active shooter incident, and other relevant communications guidance.
Additional topics discussed in this active shooter webinar include crisis leadership during an active shooter incident, the perspectives of an incident leader in the midst of the crisis situation, communicating and making decisions, and sound strategies that can be used to prevent situations from reaching the point that gunfire is involved.