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First Aid - The role of Security Control Rooms during a terrorist attack Supplementary Guidance

Blog publish date is 11/07/2022

NPSA has produced a supplementary guidance regarding First Aid and the role of Security Control Rooms during a terrorist attack

High Street Hospitality: Protective Security Considerations

Blog publish date is 15/06/2022

In February 2021, the UK Government published its  ‘Guidance COVID-19 Response - Spring 2021’ detailing a staged roadmap to easing of lockdown

New Animation - Lockdown at sites

Blog publish date is 31/05/2022

NPSA have produced an animation which discusses the application of lockdown at sites. It explains that lockdown can be an effective measure to reduce casualties and fatalities

Unattended or Suspicious Items - Steps to Take Video

Blog publish date is 24/05/2022

NPSA have produced a film which introduces steps security staff within organisation should take once an unattended bag has been identified on their establishments

New Guidance – Biometric authentication in AACS

Blog publish date is 11/05/2022

This guidance document is intended for people designing, building and operating automatic access control systems (AACS) that include biometric authentication

Election guidance for local authorities

Blog publish date is 25/04/2022

The election guidance for local authorities guidance has been produced by the NCSC and the NPSA for local authority IT teams. It contains reminders around good cyber security practices for the systems that support the delivery of UK elections. It does not replace tailored advice and guidance…