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UK Terrorism in 2022 - Be Prepared with the G4S Academy

Reducing the risk of a terrorist attack will form a key part of security planning for many organisations in 2022. The terrorism threat level in UK is currently rated as severe, primarily stemming from individuals or small groups associated with Islamic State (IS) and increasingly from far-right groups. 

Following the attack on the Manchester Arena in 2017,  “Protect Duty”, is a piece of proposed counter-terrorism legislation that aims to create a coherent and proportionate approach to protective security, with a focus on securing events. 

The proposed new law applies to any place or space that the public has access to, ranging from small cafes to large arenas. The new regulation, which was proposed 

To help those with security responsibility understand the terrorism challenge and potential impact of Protect Duty, the G4S Academy has produced a briefing paper, designed to guide anyone with security responsibility through these important subjects. 

Available at no charge through the G4S Academy, the paper is accessed through the G4S Academy repository here.