terrorism


Martyn’s law and key steps for businesses to consider

Sarah Valentine, Partner at law firm Eversheds Sutherland, discusses Martyn’s law and key steps for businesses to consider through ‘PROTECT’. Read More

Evolving patterns of violence in developing countries

Research by the Mineta Transportation institute shows that attacks in less economically advanced countries are becoming more frequent and violent. Read More

Preparing for the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill – Your questions answered!

Experts answer some of the questions asked by attendees on a webinar held in June 2023 on the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill. Read More

People’s behaviour in terrorist attacks and implications of control room response

Taking account of human behaviour and reactions is critical when designing control room responses to terrorist attacks, Dr Aoife Hunt told delegates at the Crisis Management in Tall and Complex Buildings conference, held alongside IFSEC in May this year. Ron Alalouff reports. Read More

Crisis management and terrorist attacks: Planning for the worst

At IFSEC 2023, Chris Phillips set out the issues involved in terrorist attacks and how organisations should plan and prepare for them. Read More

Manchester Arena Inquiry latest: “Devastating conclusion” as Volume 3 report highlights significant missed opportunities

The latest on the Public Inquiry into the Manchester Arena attack, where 22 people died on 22 May 2017 - with Volume 3 of the Report now published. Read More

Fire crews in London and Greater Manchester to be given bullet proof vests

Firefighters in London and Greater Manchester will be given bullet proof vests, first-aid equipment and training on how to deal with terrorist attacks. Read More

How evacuation technology can influence the brain in crisis mode

Marc Gaunt gives readers an insight into how evacuation technology can be used to influence the brain in crisis mode. Read More

The Protect Duty and what it means for the security of publicly accessible spaces

Industry Liaison, Architecture & Engineering at Axis Communications, Steven Kenny, looks at the proposed UK Protect Duty. Read More

‘65% of people want safer stadiums and arenas’, YouGov survey finds

Two out of every three adults are calling for improved safety measures in stadiums and arenas following recent publicity around the safety of women. Read More

Wisconsin tragedy highlights growing need for tighter security at public events this Christmas

Professionals are stressing the importance of implementing increased security measures during the festive period. Read More

UK raises terror threat level to ‘severe’ following explosion at Liverpool hospital

Following an explosion at Liverpool Women's Hospital on Sunday 14th November, the UK has raised its terror threat level to 'severe'. Read More

New guidance published to prevent use of vehicles as weapons in terror attacks

New guidance designed to prevent commercial vehicles from being used as weapons in acts of terrorism has been published. Read More

Counter-Terrorism and Sentencing Act 2021 will “protect the public and keep streets safe”

The Counter-Terrorism and Sentencing Act 2021 is said to be the "biggest shake-up of terrorist sentencing and monitoring in decades". Read More

Public remain concerned over terror threat following easing of lockdown, survey shows

People in the UK remain concerned about the terror threat, especially as towns and cities begin to reopen following COVID lockdowns. Read More

At least 50 reported dead and 400 injured in Las Vegas shooting

More than 50 people have been killed in a mass shooting after a gunman opened fire on a music festival […] Read More



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