We recently published a blog describing five tips for making your business trip safer. These tips were proactive considerations to minimise your chances of becoming involved in a nasty situation. We consider that there are principally three headline scenarios that you might be affected by when travelling on business or indeed going about normal life; these three scenarios are:
Each of the three bullet points has a multitude of sub-scenarios within them that would adversely affect you if you were caught up in the situation.
This blog is written to give you some similar but less scenario specific guidance should you be caught up in a natural disaster (force majeure) or non-intentional incident; these points do of course apply to the deliberate hostile act but we are not seeking to replicate the NPCC’s very simple yet effective guidance. Continuancy suggest you do the following:
If you try to keep these simple concepts in mind when travelling and working in unfamiliar destinations, you will be far better prepared to make logical decisions that might save your life and optimise your chances of getting back to your hotel or an alternative venue quickly. Please read or blog giving the top five tips safe travel on business and couple the knowledge of both blogs to maximise your safety at all times.
For a full training and guidance on safe business travel, please contact us to book a free session with one of our experts.