National council updates active-shooter guide for health care facilities

Active-shooter incidents are alarmingly on the rise, and healthcare workers are five times more likely to fall victim to assaults or violent acts than workers in all other occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Economy Linen serves multiple hospitals and healthcare locations, and as an additional service, we would like to share with you the 2017 Active Shooter Planning and Response Guide for Healthcare. You worry about your patients’ safety every day, but please remember that your safety is paramount, because without you who will care for them?

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