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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).

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.

Hot cars kill kids

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

Enhancing your center's security plan

Ways organizations can enhance their security efforts.

Investigation and incident response guidelines

Guidelines for investigator and incident response guidelines.

Avoiding toy hazards

Tips to avoid toy hazards including toy size, how small a toy can be, and about toy safety.

Countermeasures to reduce vehicle crashes

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

How long do smoke detectors last?

Fire alarm maintenance tips.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Is your sandbox up to standard?

Tips for keeping a sandbox free of hazards and contaminants.