This is an extremely important topic for event planners! Imagine what could happen if a gunman opened fire at your event. Think it will never happen? Let's hope not! But part of planning events is being prepared for all situations.
My interview with Officer Jason Weber offers some fascinating insights to event safety. He also offers some excellent follow ups to help guide you and keep you thinking.
By the end of this interview you will learn:
- “It's not going to happen here.” Isn't a plan!
- Where an active shooter is likely to show up …
- Working with law enforcement on risk assessments.
- The importance of controlling access.
- The value of an internal emergencies operation plan.
- Three key things that can save lives.
- Housekeeping tips to make attendees aware.
- Tips for dealing with media during & after a crisis.
- Crisis management follow up …
- The roll the venue plays in crisis management.
- and much, much, more!
Links and resources from this interview:
Jason's eMail Address: JWeber@town-menasha.com
Jason's phone: 920-720-7160
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Also, thanks again to Officer Weber for an eye-opening interview. I hope you found it as interesting as I did.
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