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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?

Inspection records

Information to include in inspection records.

Child care back injury prevention

Safety guidelines for the most common tasks encountered in childcare centers.

Bookcases, cubbies, and falling objects

Avoiding bookcases, cubby, and falling object injuries.

Maintain your tires for safety

Key areas for safe tire maintenance.

Background checks and barrier crimes

Prevent child abuse in your organization.

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.

Countermeasures to reduce vehicle crashes

Common causes of driver inattention, and how to reduce the risk of accidents.

Playground injuries

In general, the most common causes of playground injury are falls from raised playground equipment or collisions with another child