Department of Homeland Security Active Shooter Web Page
DHS’ Ready Campaign offers an active shooter web page, which describes what to do in an active shooter event. Remember during an active shooting to RUN. HIDE. FIGHT.
MESH Coalition Training Video
The MESH Coalition created a training video for health care workers on how to respond if an active shooter enters their workplace.
Active Shooter Planning and Response Guide
The Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council developed a guide for health care organizations to prepare for active shooter emergencies. Active collaboration with local law enforcement — including planning for exercises, on-site communication and sweeps, reentry following an incident, etc. — is described in detail.
Health and Medical Response to Active Shooter and Bombing Events
A discussion paper is available from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Disasters that examines issues and potential best practices during responses to terrorist shootings, bombings and similar mass casualty events.