What to Do in an Active Shooter Situation

What to Do in an Active Shooter Situation

We have all seen the horrible stories on the news where some lunatic with a gun decides to attack dozens of innocent people. Sadly, this happens far too often. It is in the back of many people’s minds when they go out to special events. Due to this fact, it is important for everyone to know what to do in the event that an active shooter targets an event.

Being able to protect yourself in an active shooter situation begins with having a good sense of what’s going on around you. The key to preparedness is not only understanding the threat but taking the time to train yourself to be able to react during these stressful situations.

In a study done by the FBI in 2014, it was discovered that most active shootings end in 2 minutes or less...