VIDEO: How to Survive An Office Active Shooter Crisis

Prepare for an active shooter crisis before it's too late with tips from Ready Houston.
Ready Houston Active Shooter survival tips
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It is better to be prepared for the worst situations than scrambling to figure out a plan during a crisis. Ready Houston published a video offering tips on how to stay alive during an active shooter event at the workplace.

The three main points of the video demonstrate how to effectively run, hide and fight to survive active shooter situations. Check out the video so you can start thinking about your emergency plan for the workplace.

For more information, visit Ready Houston’s website Also be sure to check out Ready Houston’s Facebook page and Twitter account.

About Ready Houston provides emergency preparedness information for a five-county region in Southeast Texas. The represented jurisdictions include Brazoria, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, and Montgomery Counties, as well as the Cities of Galveston, Houston, LaPorte, and Pasadena.

The program is a localized version of FEMA’s program. The goal of Ready Houston is to tailor emergency preparedness messages to the unique hazards faced in the greater Houston region. and its content are made possible through grant funding from the US Department of Homeland Security. The Ready Houston program and its products are funded through the Urban Areas Security Initiative grant, while Make the Call and Run. Hide. Fight.® are funded through the Regional Catastrophic Preparedness Initiative.


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