Protecting the Entrance

April 2009
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2009 Supplement, p16
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the report regarding the killing incident of a worker at the Walmart Stores Inc. store in Long Island, New York. It relates the incident that caused the life of a temporary employee due to lack of crowd control at the store's entrance. The police report stated that shoppers broke down the doors, knocking the worker to the ground and damaging one of the sliding doors of the store.


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