by American Military University
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Law enforcement personnel encounter an overload of challenges every day. They must think and react quickly. The right decision is one where all return home safely. American Military University’s Visor Cards for Law Enforcement Personnel provide a great reference to help officers make the right decision. These visor cards address: Officer Safety, Patrol Response to Critical Incidents, Meth Lab Approach and Management, Officer Stress Management, WMD Response and more. The 4-in. x 6-in. laminated cards can be tucked behind a cruiser’s sun visor or carried in a pocket for quick reference.
|1||Weapons of Mass Destruction Response||Strategic tips to assist law enforcement personnel in responding to a WMD call or incident. The card identifies seven critical tasks to help assess the situation, identify the danger zone, establish an inner and outer perimeter and to establish an incident command post and staging area.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||Suicide Bomber||Strategic tips to help law enforcement personnel recognize and respond to a suspected suicide bomber. The card contains critical information on identification of a potential suicide bomber and appropriate response once the suspect is identified as a suicide bomber.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||Officer Stress Management||Strategic tips to help law enforcement personnel deal with stress on the job. The card identifies common causes and symptoms of officer stress and offers tips for stress reduction.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||Officer Safety||Strategic tips to help law enforcement personnel stay safe. The card is designed as a refresher for the basic street survival training that most personnel receive during Basic Academy Training.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||Methamphetamine Lab Advisory||Strategic tips for law enforcement personnel who respond to the scene of a suspected Meth Lab. The card provides guidance on potential harm from Meth Labs, commonly used chemicals and their sources and first response tips.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||Improvised Explosive Device Countermeasures||Strategic tips to assist law enforcement personnel who must respond to a call for or who encounter an improvised explosive device. The card provides guidance on a series of countermeasures to consider that include notification, initial response planning, arrival on scene and more.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||Signs and Symptoms of Elder Abuse||Signs and Symptoms of Elder Abuse tips to assist law enforcement personnel who must respond to a call for or who encounter an elderly person who may have been abused. The card provides guidance on a series of topics ranging from interview tips to the proper way to screen an older adult for abuse.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||Patrol Response to Critical Incidents||Strategic tips to assist law enforcement personnel when responding to a critical incident situation. The card suggests strategies and tips for negotiating with a hostage/barricaded gunman and identifies the seven steps to negotiating.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||Advanced Explosive Incident Countermeasures||Strategic tips for law enforcement personnel who respond to a bomb or explosives incident. This card provides guidance on notification, initial response planning, arrival on scene, plan of attack, recon, render safe procedures and disposal.||4/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
This is a great teaching tool.