"Thus it is said that one who knows the enemy and knows himself will not be endangered in a hundred engagements."
Sun Tzu, The Art of War.
War on Terrorism
Thursday, June 18, 2015
First Responder Guidance for ImprovingSurvivability in Improvised Explosive Device and Active Shooter Incidents
new report is available on improving survivability in IED or activeshooter
First Responder Guide for Improving Survivability in Improvised Explosive
Device and/or Active Shooter Incidents was developed by the U.S. Department
of Homeland Security Office of Health Affairs at the request of the National
Security Council's working group on improvised explosive device situations and
in response to first responders who have encountered mass casualties from IEDs
or active shooter incidents. This guide includes threat-based scenarios and
translates evidence-based response strategies developed by the U.S. military
for use by civilian first responders.