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OFF-DUTY SURVIVAL - Remember, What You See May Not Be What You Get(Secure - Login Required)

If chaos erupts, remember to look deeper into the situation to ensure that what you are seeing and hearing coordinates with the event you think you?re dealing with. This can be particularly true in post-9/11 society where one type of disruption may be used as a distraction to a more serious event. In the Wisconsin shooting situation, a smoke alarm wasn't signaling a fire, it was signaling an active-shooter situation. Take appropriate measures to deal with the apparent event at hand, but remember to remain alert and curious for anything additional that may be lurking under the surface.

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