Tourism Industry Emergency Response Group (TIER)
02 Aug, 2017
Please see below for a message from the Tourism Industry Emergency Response Group (TIER), with updated advice from the Home Office for those that operate crowded places.
Advice for those that operate crowded places
www.gov.uk/government/organisations/national-counter-terrorism-security-office and CPNI webpages www.cpni.gov.uk provide support for those that operate crowded places. This includes recently revised and refreshed guidance directed at site owners and operators written to help those charged with security at crowded places to mitigate the threat and help make the UK less vulnerable to an attack:
It includes direct support for hotels, nighttime economy, restaurants and visitor attractions.
TIER is a small group comprising key tourism industry organisations and government. The group develops plans for crisis scenarios as well as managing the tourism industry’s response to a specific crisis. TIER is facilitated by VisitBritain and comprises 10+ industry representatives.