Today for our regular Friday Factoid segment we will be using two real life scenarios to attempt to demonstrate how any situation can find it’s way on your property and the importance of testing your plan. Why do we site these examples? Because they both happened this week!
You never know what will come onto your campus, nor can you control it. Have a plan in place to deal with situations as they arise. Your biggest exposure is failing to plan. The following article shows how something that may have been a domestic incident carried itself onto campus where 2 employees were stabbed in the parking lot. Then the perpetrator ran. The school locked down. Do you have a plan or procedure for doing this?
In this article/video we have a real world testimonial as to the importance of testing you emergency plan to find your vulnerabilities. Do not wait until tragedy strikes to find the holes in your plan. This Hospital in South Dakota has the correct approach to developing a sound plan.