It is stressful to imagine an active shooter or other assailant in your place of work or learning, but you can create a bias for survival if you prepare ahead of time. Wherever you are, in the event of an active shooter or other type of assailant, there are actions you can take:
R u n
H i d e
F i g h t
To learn more about the Run, Hide, Fight actions, watch the Ready Houston and the L.A. County Sheriff’s Office videos below. The Office of Emergency Management and TUPD also offer a collaborative TUready Active Assailant training throughout the year.
RUN. HIDE. FIGHT.® Surviving an Active Shooter Event
SURVIVING AN ACTIVE SHOOTER - LA County Sheriff
Help Save a Life
In many cases, an active assailant incident is over before first responders arrive on scene. It may be up to you to take emergency actions to save lives. Learn more about emergency trauma medical care in the resources below and ask us about our training offerings at Temple OEM. Sometimes you may have to improvise with what you have handy, so be sure to learn about tactics you can use to save the lives of others.