Critical Incident Stress Debriefing

Critical Incident Stress Debriefing

Caught off guard and “numb” from the impact of a critical incident, people are often ill-equipped to handle the chaos of such a catastrophic event such as Manchester Arena bombing. This is equally true for those tasked with protecting the public....
Persistent Standing – Time for a change?

Persistent Standing – Time for a change?

“Week after week, safety officers and stadium managers face problems from large groups of fans who persistently stand in seated areas. Such spectators block the gangways, obstruct the view and are difficult to steward. In some grounds, the fans even stand on the...
Psychology of Crowds

Psychology of Crowds

12 JAN, 2018 Safety Crowds Event Management So if you are reading this you have probably worked at events or have had some management responsibility for crowd safety at events and have worked at a number of these. As part of your knowledge of and management of crowds,...