CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwire - June 21, 2010) -  AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, and the ASIS International Baltimore chapter, will be hosting a workplace violence and active shooter prevention seminar on Thursday, June 24, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 100 East Pratt Street in Baltimore. Opening remarks will be presented by Baltimore County Police Chief James Johnson and Chief Dave Crawford of the Laurel Police Department.

"Workplace violence can impact every industry and type of work environment, and devastating incidents continue to occur and remind us that no one is immune," said Stephen Somers, CPP and Chapter Chair of the ASIS Baltimore Chapter, and Vice President of Operations for AlliedBarton Security Services. "It is important to review workplace violence response and prevention tactics on an ongoing basis and we are happy to partner with the ASIS Baltimore in that effort."

Discussion and workshop topics include domestic violence and its impact on the workplace, recognizing and preventing workplace violence, policies and procedures, community resources and responding to and surviving active shooters.

Media interested in attending this event are encouraged to RSVP to the press contact in this release.

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