UAB holds mock active shooter drill


[lin_video src=×9&auto_next=1&auto_start=0&div_id=videoplayer-1370644358&height=480&page_count=5&pf_id=9624&show_title=1&va_id=4088528&width=640&windows=2 service=syndicaster width=640 height=480 div_id=videoplayer-1370644358 type=script]BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A  mock active shooter scenario was held on the UAB campus on Friday.

The mock drill allowed emergency and university personnel to prepare for a number of emergency scenarios.

It was held as a part of UAB’s ongoing emergency training and preparedness education.

Working as though someone walked onto the campus and opened fire, police, fire and emergency teams walked through containment, medical treatment, lockdown and rescue exercises.

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