You are assigned to supervise a detail of police officers at the scene of labor dispute. The workers of a warehouse have gone on strike over a disagreement on the interpretation of their labor contract. The union has drawn picket lines outside the company offices and has kept them staffed for over three weeks. Feelings on both sides of the issue have grown intense and violence has become a constant threat.
Which of the following would be most likely to cause a problem in this situation?
C: The usual hand signals should not be used for this purpose. It tends to cause strikers to view police as on the side of management.>> Next