Post Tagged with: "School Safety"

Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

VIDEO-High-drama multi-agency intruder response simulations transpire daily in schools across America. This hyper-realistic approach to school safety has produced a flurry of litigation centering psychological trauma for adults and children. Furthermore, theatrical drills are not supported by empirical research and differ greatly from other preparedness practices. Dr. Perrodin separates the rhetoric from the truth in this MUST WATCH episode about[Read More…]

by August 4, 2017 0 comments Video
Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

Back to School Safety Special – Time to be Terrified!! – SDP#39

PODCAST-High-drama multi-agency intruder response simulations transpire daily in schools across America. This hyper-realistic approach to school safety has produced a flurry of litigation centering psychological trauma for adults and children. Furthermore, theatrical drills are not supported by empirical research and differ greatly from the ways schools prepare for other disasters, such as fires and tornadoes. For example, when the fire[Read More…]

by August 3, 2017 0 comments Partner
Surviving the Dangerous Interface of Probability and Prioritization – SDP#38

Surviving the Dangerous Interface of Probability and Prioritization – SDP#38

VIDEO – “You ask, what are the chances of that happening?” That’s a good question as understanding chance is understanding risk. Per Cornell University, the chance of a shooting at any school in American is once in 13,300 years or about .0000004% chance per school day. Probability helps us deal with the unknown. Watch as Dr. Perrodin describes “The Zone”,[Read More…]

by July 29, 2017 0 comments Video
Surviving the Dangerous Interface of Probability and Prioritization – SDP#38

Surviving the Dangerous Interface of Probability and Prioritization – SDP#38

PODCAST – Probability is key to safety and decision-making. Dr. Perrodin talks about one of the most common mistakes people make with probability and how to avoid it.   IN THE FLOW David shares excerpts from the best-selling book, Flow, by Mihaly Csikszentmihaly. Flow is the merging of action and awareness and a prelude to understanding probability. Per Csikszentmihaly, “When[Read More…]

by July 28, 2017 0 comments Partner
Inside the Meticulous Mind of an Expert Legal Witness – SDP#28

Inside the Meticulous Mind of an Expert Legal Witness – SDP#28

VIDEO-At the outset of a lawsuit, an experienced attorney will formulate a discovery strategy that is geared toward learning as much as possible about who the opposing party’s trial witnesses will be, what their testimony will consist of, and what documents they will offer to support their claims. We assume that attorneys possess an exhaustive knowledge base in many fields,[Read More…]

by May 22, 2017 0 comments Video
Inside the Meticulous Mind of an Expert Legal Witness – SDP#28

Inside the Meticulous Mind of an Expert Legal Witness – SDP#28

[podcast] At the outset of a lawsuit, an experienced attorney will formulate a discovery strategy that is geared toward learning as much as possible about who the opposing party’s trial witnesses will be, what their testimony will consist of, and what documents they will offer to support their claims. We assume that attorneys possess an exhaustive knowledge base in many fields,[Read More…]

by May 21, 2017 0 comments Partner
Forts, Foraging, Fishing, Nostalgia & Outrage – Being a 1980’s Kid – SDP #25

Forts, Foraging, Fishing, Nostalgia & Outrage – Being a 1980’s Kid – SDP #25

Did you know that kids today are afforded 50 times LESS unsupervised “free roam” space compared to kids a hundred years ago?  Articles and studies concur that today’s children do not enjoy the freedom of previous generations – and the effects are not making kid’s safer, but are actually destroying children’s coupling with nature and that deprivation is placing them[Read More…]

by May 1, 2017 0 comments Video
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Forts, Foraging, Fishing, Nostalgia & Outrage – Being a 1980’s Kid – SDP #25

[podcast] In July 2014, South Carolina mother Debra Harrell was arrested for allowing her 9-year-old daughter to play at a popular park unattended while she was at work.  The media rhetoric trended toward a portrayal of Debra Harrell as, at least, a parent who exercised poor judgment.  Yet, let’s appropriately reframe this matter by acknowledging that rhetoric is defined as language[Read More…]

by April 29, 2017 0 comments Partner
Co-writing/directing a School Intruder Film with an Iconic Pulitzer Prize Winner – SDP#24

Co-writing/directing a School Intruder Film with an Iconic Pulitzer Prize Winner – SDP#24

In the summer of 2016, David Perrodin “The Safety Doc” and Pulitzer-Prize winning author/producer David Obst toppled the established rhetoric narrative of school intruder cinema by writing a school intruder film based upon how most school intruder situations empirically complete – without harm to self or others.

by April 24, 2017 0 comments Video
Co-writing/directing a School Intruder Film with an Iconic Pulitzer Prize Winner – SDP#24

Co-writing/directing a School Intruder Film with an Iconic Pulitzer Prize Winner – SDP#24

[podcast] In the summer of 2016, David Perrodin “The Safety Doc” and Pulitzer-Prize winning author/producer David Obst toppled the established rhetoric narrative of school intruder cinema by writing a school intruder film based upon how most school intruder situations empirically complete – without harm to self or others.    THE ICONIC DAVID OBST Obst, a legendary American literary legend that[Read More…]

by April 22, 2017 0 comments Partner