Be An Active Bystander

Sometimes the person being targeted isn’t able to stop the escalation and that’s when it’s important for friends or bystanders to step in.


  1. S - See a Problem
  2. O - Overcome Obstacles
  3. A - Assume Responsibility
  4. R - Respond

• Direct – say something to those involved
• Delegate – get others to help with the situation
• Distract – create a distraction