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During the design process, focus is often on the composition of, and physical security measures associated with, the external facades, doors and windows of buildings. Of equal importance is adequate protection of building services and critical internal spaces.
… … This advice will provide advice to security managers of Publicly Accessible Locations following a change of the threat level …
… toilets clean, tidy and well lit. As far as possible reduce places where items can be concealed Remove items that could …
… in advance of the polling day. A printed copy should be accessible at the site to staff engaged in the process. …
… in strategically placed locations to safeguard public places, events, and infrastructure.    Counter Terrorism … diverse operational requirements. Whether securing public places, events which are locally or globally important or … the NVTMU is effective in safeguarding people and places.   In January 2024, the £30+5M Framework was awarded …
… response and PAcT kits are up-to-date, secure and easily accessible  RB7 - Prepare alerts, alarms and pre-scripted …
The advice contained in this section is intended to assist Returning Officers to develop a security plan to avoid major disruption to the election process. The recommendations will not be applicable in all cases and should be regarded as a menu of options that could be implemented, taking into account the nature of the threat together with the…
NPSA has partnered with the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) to deliver best practice guidance for communications professionals on the preparation and management of threats from hostile actors.
Please note that premises used for counting ballot papers may well be used for other purposes until shortly before counting commences. It is imperative therefore, that a thorough search be made as near as possible to the arrival of the first ballot box. Particular attention must be paid to the storage and delivery areas for ballot boxes, exits and…