Chuck Harder & Associates

Realtor Safety to Avoid Victimization in a House

Realtors can significantly reduce their risk of victimization by taking several proactive measures when showing properties. Firstly, always schedule initial meetings with clients in a public place or at the office, rather than directly at the property. Verify the client’s identity and gather as much information as possible beforehand. Realtors should also inform a colleague […]

Navigating Active Shooter Safety: Protecting Yourself in the Workplace

In today’s unpredictable world, ensuring safety in the workplace extends beyond physical hazards and ergonomic concerns. The rise in active shooter incidents has added a new dimension to workplace safety protocols. While such situations are rare, having a plan in place can make all the difference in saving lives and minimizing harm. In conclusion, while […]

Saving Lives, Saving Businesses: The Urgent Call for Workplace Drug Education

Drugs are sweeping the nation, claiming countless lives every day, and impacting productivity. In 2021, accidental drug overdoses became one of the leading causes of death in the U.S., surpassing vehicular accidents. The workplace often serves as the first stop on the road to overdoses and crimes. Businesses need to educate their employees about drugs […]

Workplace Violence

“Workplace Violence” is defined as any act of violence or threat of violence that occurs in a place of employment. There are four types of workplace violence. Type one is committed by those who have no legitimate reason to be in the business with the intent to commit a crime such as robbery. Type two […]

Heighten Your Safety: Master Situational Awareness

As children, we naturally learn to pay attention to perceived threats to stay safe. This heightened state of being is called “situational awareness.” All our experiences, knowledge, and intuition contribute to this skill, but the pressures and distractions of everyday life conspire to dull our senses and put us at risk. What can you do […]