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HR Dive: How a combination of tech and planning can help prevent workplace homicide

HR Dive interviews SafeDefend Director of Training Doug Parisi about how HR leaders should address active shooter preparedness. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) 9 percent of workplace deaths in 2013 were homicide victims. “Using accurate location and instant notification, any building can be quickly evacuated, removing potential victims from the perpetrator,” Parisi […]

WAFF 48: Limestone Co. Schools to equip classrooms with SafeDefend

WAFF 48’s Jake Berent reports on the installation of SafeDefend systems in Limestone County, Alabama schools. “This system allows us to fight back because inside this system are non-lethal items like burning mace, a police baton, a battle strobe,” explains Tom Sisk, Limestone County superintendent. Limestone County teachers have been trained on using the system […]