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Facility Risk Assessment for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program

Standard for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program 2018, for each identified at-risk location, the following information shall be considered in the risk assessment and made available to the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).

Notable news - Measles outbreak

Do you have a plan in place for managing a potential outbreak?

Maintain your tires for safety

Key areas for safe tire maintenance.

Background checks and barrier crimes

Prevent child abuse in your organization.

Bookcases, cubbies, and falling objects

Avoiding bookcases, cubby, and falling object injuries.

Precautions against MRSA and other multidrug-resistant organisms

In order to address controls over MRSA exposures in a child care environment, there are certain characteristics of the organism that need to be understood.

Hot cars kill kids

Take these measures to prevent leaving a child in a hot vehicle or unattended in a vehicle.

Create a door safety zone

Establishing a door safety zone.

Reusing child-safety seats after a minor accident

Conditions to reuse child-safety seats.

Playground safety

Four key areas to significantly reduce the risk of injury on the playground - supervision, age appropriate equipment design, fall zones, and material types.