Campus Safety: How to Respond to a School Shooting

school shootings virginia techAs the country mourns the tragedy at Chardon High School in Ohio, we can’t help but reflect on ways students can safely respond to a potential shooting at their institutions. What should students do in the unforunate event of a campus shooting? The StudentAdvisor.com team reached out to Otterbein University‘s Director of Campus Police Larry Banaszak to find out.

Campus Police Chief Banaszak believes people need to take an active role to ensure they are prepared in the event of a shooting-related crisis.  That’s why Otterbein University actively trains students, staff and faculty members on what to do in case there is an active shooting on campus.

Read more for advice on how to respond to school shootings and other ways to be prepared during an act of violence in a public setting. Read more…

 

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