How to Survive a Workplace Shooting

As survivors from Thursday’s shooting at a Maryland newspaper filed out with their hands up, many people are asking, how do you get out alive? If you can’t flee, then hide but don’t stop there.

Safety expert Bill Stanton showed ways you can reduce the risk if the unthinkable happens like it did in Annapolis. “Let’s throw the chairs behind the door.

You want to barricade this as much as humanly possible,” he advised. “You want to flip this table over, you want to get behind it.”