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Active Shooter by Charles Shepherd, Kevin Doss

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Human Resources

Summary

Every good security program begins with the human resources department. The ability to screen out potential threats during the hiring process or to identify risky behaviors in existing employees is vital to protecting the organization. It is the human resources department that often performs pre-employment screening and background checks on employees. The human resources department, when proactive, may be able to screen out potentially violent applicants or identify a pattern of violent behaviors in a specific employee when disciplined. Discriminatory and unfair business practices can lead to violent outbursts, and it is the human resource professional who can help foster a climate of fairness and accountability within ...

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