Terrorism - Practical Advice
Threat from Terrorism
On the 23rd May 2017 the threat level for international terrorism in the UK was increased to CRITICAL. This means an attack is expected imminently. Below is some practical advice for Schools conducting off site visits.
The general advice is to continue as planned, but:
be especially vigilant (staff should be this anyway);
keep an eye on the news for any changes;
avoid any areas which the Police state to avoid;
ensure that you have a ‘Plan B’ in place for the day, if necessary;
continue to undertake due diligence and dynamic risk assessment.