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A Mass Shooting occurs at a local school.

There are 25 wounded children and teachers inside.



Local municipalities will rely on support from surrounding towns.

BEFORE they arrive at the scene, there are many questions that should be answered. Here are a few.


The unwounded may be the first responders who can render help. How can we ensure they know what to do and have the necessary equipment?


Are there enough emergency care kits in the school?

Are the kits strategically placed throughout the school?


Children will require whole blood, not just white or red cells, platelets, or plasma.

How do we ensure first responders know which local hospitals have enough whole blood supply available NOW?

New Jersey Can Continue to Lead the Nation


Our New Jersey Schools and Public Safety Agencies have always led in school safety. Their actions are something we are all proud of.

With more mass shootings over the last several years, recent data shows that 20% of fatalities may have been avoided if wound care had come sooner.

Our schools and public safety agencies can use this new data to continue leading the nation by considering additional recommendations.

Our recommendations are simple.

  1. Recommend immediate point-of-wound care training to school staff.
    (For those who say it’s not an educator’s job, please read our plea on the “To Our Educators” page)
  2. Recommend point-of-wound care kits throughout the school.
  3. Recommend point-of-wound care kits in every patrol car.
  4. Recommend public safety agencies codify scoop-and-run practices if emergency medical care is delayed and life is jeopardized due to the delay.
As a not-for-profit, we will even help you get the necessary funding!
Our children and school staff deserve nothing less!
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What we do

The SURVIVAL+ for Schools™ Program

All Public Safety Agencies must have Emergency Operations Plans for their municipalities.

Our focus is to provide recommendations for immediate point of wound care and rapid extraction to the proper medical facility.

SURVIVAL+ for Schools™ recommendations start with a pre-incident evaluation with the Superintendent of Schools and the Chief of Police.

Please see the complete list of recommendations under the Take Action button on our Home Page to evaluate your situation pre-incident.

  • We can provide recommended companies for wound care kits and training. However, as a not-for-profit, we have no affiliation with these companies.
  • SURVIVAL+ for Schools™will assist school systems and police departments organize a fundraising effort to equip schools with wound care kits and skill training if local funding isn’t available.

No child or staff member should lose their life because of lack of funding. More information is available under the Funding Your School Program button.

This is not about politics. It is about keeping children and staff alive. We want to help School Districts and Public Safety Agencies take school safety programs to the next level.

About Us

Our Advisory Team of Public Safety Experts

Robert Baran

Director of Emergency Services
Manchester Twp., NJ

Kevin Craig

New Jersey Association
School Resource Officers

Keith Germain

Chief of Police
Barnegat, NJ


Patrick Kissane

Founder and Executive Director
New Jersey Association
School Resource Officers

Frank Rodgers

Deputy Superintendent (Ret.)
New Jersey State Police

James Sheehan

Program Manager
Jersey City – Newark
Urban Area Security Initiative ((UASI)

Michael Urbanski

Assistant Manager
Port Authority NY, NJ at Newark Liberty International Airport

Justin Griffin

Merrimack Potomac + Charles


Stewart Krentzman

Adjunct Professor
NYU Stern Graduate School of Business


John Beatty

Northern Highlands High School Teacher
Bergen County E.M.S. Special Operations Group
Allendale, NJ

Robert Francaviglia

Chief of Police
Hillsdale, NJ

Dean Pinto

Chief of Police
Rochelle Park, NJ

Michael Pontillo

Chief of Police
Westwood, NJ

Richard Skinner

Chief of Police
Washington Township, NJ

Let us help you take your school safety programs to the next level.

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