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The weapons dilemma: Should you arm security?

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March 1, 2009

The threat of weapons inside a hospital is a terrifying scenario for any safety officer. Yet every year, security directors around the country have to make the decision of whether to bring that threat into their facilities by arming security officers.

The threat of weapons inside a hospital is a terrifying scenario for any safety officer. Yet every year, security directors around the country have to make the decision of whether to bring that threat into their facilities by arming security officers.

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