How Safe ARE Your Employees? Be Proactive and Protect Your Organization – HR Meeting September 13

Posted on August 23, 2018 By

Safety concerns in today’s workplace include mass shootings, bomb threats, terrorist attacks, and retaliatory acts by disgruntled employees. Human Resource professionals need to ensure that employees, at all levels, feel secure and safe in the workplace. While it is hard to image the unimaginable happening, it is best to be prepared and be vigilant.

Explore the necessary steps an organization should take to be proactive in protecting employees, clients, and property at the monthly meeting of JSAHR (The Jersey Shore Association for Human Resources), open to the public, Thursday, September 13, 2018, from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m., at Jumping Brook Country Club, 210 Jumping Brook Road, Neptune, N.J.

Ed Kirschenbaum, the director of public safety, Neptune City Police Department, and a retired Chief of Detectives from the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, will help attendees understand what suspicious behaviors are and how to report them; develop programs to implement proactive measures; and learn how to evaluate, modify systems, and monitor efforts to handle events that might occur.

The registration fee, including a full buffet breakfast, is $30.00 for JSAHR members; $40.00 for nonmembers; $25.00 for guests and those in-transition, and $10.00 for full-time students. Sponsorship for this meeting is still available.

Register online at or email or call Christine Higgins, JSAHR chapter administrator, at 732-701-7155. 

JSAHR, a SHRM affiliated chapter, is a Platinum Excel award winner of SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management.) HUB International Insurance Agency, Lakewood, N.J., is the March meeting sponsor. This program is pending one (1) SHRM and one (1) HRCI (Human Resource Certification Institute) recertification credit.

About Ed Kirschenbaum: Ed Kirschenbaum is the founder and president of E. Kirschenbaum & Associates, LLC, a company that provides leadership and business management consulting on law enforcement and conflict resolution. Under his leadership and direction, the administration of the Southern Monmouth County Active Shooter Partnership Training program was developed.

Kirschenbaum served as the lead tactical instructor for the N.J. Attorney General’s Division of Criminal Justice, and the N.J. Narcotics Commanders Association Top Gun Narcotics Training Program. His awards include the Medal of Honor Patrolman Benevolent Association, Walther C. Witt President’s Award, Monmouth – Ocean County Intelligence Bureau, Director of Federal Bureau of Investigation, Outstanding Service Award, Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the Southern Counties Narcotics Task Force Commanders Association, and the New Jersey Narcotics Enforcement Officers Association Law Enforcement Trainer of the Year.