As of late, we’ve seen how vulnerable our schools, churches, healthcare facility, and grocery store are. On June 3, 2022, a gunman parked his car in an adjoining garage, then
went through unlocked doors into the medical building, authorities said. It is an entry that is open to the public. He was able to walk in without any type of challenge. On May 14, 2022, a mass shooting occurred in Buffalo, New York, at a Tops Friendly Markets store, a supermarket in the East Side neighborhood. Ten Black people were killed and three other people were injured. On May 24, 2022, a gunman fatally shot nineteen students and two teachers and wounded seventeen other people, at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. Earlier in the day, he shot his grandmother in the forehead at home, severely wounding her. incidents such as these can go on and on.
As security consultants, many questions come to mind for many of us in this profession. Now is the time for businesses to take a hard look at their security posture and consider what could be done better to ensure
the safety of their employees and the public in some cases. We can’t continue to have these debates over and over without any action being taken.