Simple

Activated with speed and simplicity

Protect

Withstands high velocity impacts.

Reliable

Low Tech (“KISS Rule,” keep it simple).

Category: Anchorman Safety Concepts

Infrastructure Protection Report-Religious Facilities

Community Religious Facilities

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Understanding The Survival Arc – Left of Bang

  With many years of direct and personal experience with violent encounters, I am still compelled to read and educate myself from what other people have learned during their own personal experiences.  I also study incident analysis, research, and the conclusions given by academics, and there is always something to be learned from their insights. […]

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DHS School Safety Guide

DHS School Safety Guide

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Guide for Preventing and Responding to School Violence

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Pre-Attack Behaviors of Active Shooters

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Anchorman, Inc. Life Safety Brief – Active Shooter Incidents 2016/2017

DOJ & FBI: 2016 / 2017 ActiveShooter Update  

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Anchorman, Inc. Life Safety Brief – Centrally Controlled Lockdowns

Initiative Based Evolving Strategies & Tactics Our response to a person suggesting the idea of making our door barricade “centrally controlled.” Our door barricade lockdown concept from the beginning was to be analog.  Dependence on fine motor skills, electricity, a computer program, or having to think of a code number, or finding a slide card […]

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Anchorman, Inc. Life Safety Brief – Crisis by its very nature are plagued with confusion and chaos!

Initiative Based Evolving Strategies & Tactics Sid Heal states in his book “Field Command”: Crisis by its very nature are plagued with confusion and chaos…  Events can unfold quickly and typically require an immediate response.  Consequently, normal and routine procedures are interrupted. High-stress situations are typically complex and unpredictable.  Their cause or immediate nature may be […]

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Applied vs Theoretical-Do They Know The Difference?

“Applied” critical thinking and “applied” physics? The pictured device is a typical ideation of what product importers and salespersons theoretically think is needed for active assailant Lockdowns and Lockouts. An understanding of applied physics as it relates to door strength and vulnerabilities immediately tells the experienced tactical clinician this locking device is in the VERY […]

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Teacher Couldn’t Get The Door Locked! Who’s Accountable?

So again after several deadly attacks over the last couple of months, we have “certificate holding experts” mass emailing their digital and podcast training courses.  They focus on what they sell or advertise as the solution: surveillance cameras, computer apps., and desktop simulation role-playing!  Having early warning and reactive tools is absolutely necessary and prudent, […]

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