Sport Event Safety and Security: The Importance of Training Your People

Hall, Stacey A.
June 2010
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2010, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p66
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The article discusses the importance of training regarding safety and security in sports events in the U.S. It highlights the importance of creating a training that focused on communication and cooperation among various agencies represented in the sport security command group (CG), comprised of sport facility management, policy, and emergency management. It also advises sports organizations to carry out exercises to evaluate plans and promote awareness of the staff's roles and responsibilities.


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