UK: The United Kingdom Crowd Management Association has released a report that reveals an industry-wide reduction in the number of security and stewarding personnel available for events.
The finalised report, delivered by the University of Derby, has been corroborated by the Football Safety Officers Association and the Security Industry Authority. Supporting data was provided by the SIA regarding the number of licence renewals, which has seen a reduction of nearly 40% since 2013. The aim of the survey was to gather more detailed factual evidence to explain this trend.
Both buyers and suppliers in the security industry were invited to take part in the inaugural survey, to share their views and provide the necessary data to benchmark the current state of the industry. The survey attracted a large response from industry experts, and the findings will be used to catalyse discussions to identify ways in which…
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