Within Richmond Police there is a dedicated Counter Terrorism Protect officer that can offer you and your staff advice, guidance and awareness presentations to protect your business from the threat of terrorism and actions to take in the event of an attack.
Some of the presentations available are:
* ACT Awareness is a package that is supported by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) who works in conjunction with the Home Office. ACT Awareness is also recognised and supported by the Security Industry Association.
* Project Argus is a table top exercise for managers on how they would deal with staff & customers during an attack
* Document Awareness a session designed to assist staff responsible for checking ID Documents prior to employment to ensure legality and security
All the above are offered free of charge by the Met Police, email the BID office firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
You can obtain further advice & guidance at the following websites in order to protect your business from the threat of terrorism;
NACTSO - National Counter Terrorism Security Office
CSSC - Cross-sector Safety & Security Communications
CSSC aims to help businesses remain safe and secure by providing information that will assist them to develop robust resilience and emergency preparedness plans & release alert updates
Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI)
CPNI is the government authority for protective security advice to the Uk national infrastructure.
Prevent Tragedies - A UK Police & Partners initiative to prevent people being drawn to extremism & terrorism