Review of the Home Office Protect Duty Consultation Report January 2022

Review of the Home Office Protect Duty Consultation Report January 2022

On 10th January 2022, the Minister for Security and Borders at the Home Office, Damian Hinds MP, released a report summarising the findings from the public consultation for the proposed Protect Duty legislation that will require owners and/or operators of Publicly Accessible Locations (PALs) to take appropriate and proportionate measures to protect the public from terrorist attack.  Background Since 2017, the United Kingdom has suffered a number of low-sophistication terror attacks in public spaces, in addition to the devastation of larger-scale atrocities such...
Protect Duty legislation implications on UK businesses and insurance

Protect Duty legislation implications on UK businesses and insurance

Our latest sector-focused risk report examined the evolving terrorist threat to the retail and hospitality sector. Intended to provide a better understanding of the terrorist threat to owners and managers of businesses in the sector, it also highlighted that all publicly accessible businesses simply can’t afford to ignore the continued risk of terrorism, which is no longer exclusive to cities and major towns but remains a nationwide threat. Counter Terrorism Police recently warned the easing of ‘lockdown’ measures could provide greater opportunities for...
Review of the Home Office Protect Duty Consultation Report January 2022

Sector Risk Report: Retail and Hospitality

Our latest sector-focused risk report examines the evolving terrorist threat to the retail and hospitality sector. This report is intended to provide a better understanding of the terrorist threat to owners and managers of businesses in th... This content is subscription only. Log in or sign up for FREE access to our Solutions Centre to gain unlimited access to all our premium content, tools, products, and services in one easy to reach platform. Subscribe...
Sector Risk Report: Public Transport

Sector Risk Report: Public Transport

As one of a series of focused sector risk reports, Pool Re SOLUTIONS, has examined the evolving threat to the Public Transport sector from terrorism. This report will be of particular interest to operators and responsible persons who manag... This content is subscription only. Log in or sign up for FREE access to our Solutions Centre to gain unlimited access to all our premium content, tools, products, and services in one easy to reach platform. Subscribe...
Protect Duty legislation implications on UK businesses and insurance

CT Security Guide for Business Premises

Each business sector faces its own unique challenges. The nature of their business, their profile, their people or their location are all factors that can present companies with varied levels of risk. The best practice counter-terrorism s... This content is subscription only. Log in or sign up for FREE access to our Solutions Centre to gain unlimited access to all our premium content, tools, products, and services in one easy to reach platform. Subscribe...