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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).

O as in obese

Obesity related healthcare costs will increase from $48 to $66 billion per year by 2030

Physician and medical practitioner safety checklist

Review Markel Specialty's physician and medical practitioner safety checklist

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.

Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

Key guidelines for loss control strategies.

New technologies, new risks

EMS continues to evolve expanding the application of technology in fascinating ways.

The need for standardized endotracheal intubation training

Training, protocols, and confirmation of technical proficiency are necessary components of a safe approach to endotracheal intubation.

Office safety

It is an employers responsibility to provide training to keep workers safe and assist them in recognizing and avoiding these hazards.

Emerging issues in technology

The decision to implement medical technology is driven by medical control and regulatory bodies. However, we as healthcare professionals carry the burden of dealing with exposures created by the use of technology.