Precautions Against Terrorist Events
We must take the following precautions to avoid any terrorist activity.
â€¢ Be alert and aware of the surrounding area. Terrorist never give you any warning before they strike.
â€¢ Learn about emergency exits and ways to vacate the premises immediately in case of terrorist attack.
â€¢ Try to keep yourself invisible from the eyes of terrorists if you are a celebrity or own an organization.
â€¢ Use efficient security force and physical security aids after properly screening the persons you appoint.
â€¢ Have a system to identify and track the movement of the people coming in and going out of the premises.
â€¢ Check the incoming vehicles in premises and designate the areas that need to be safe as restricted areas.
â€¢ Have the plan to fight an attack ready always be prepared to implement them in any emergency event.
â€¢ Report any suspicious object seen anywhere around immediately to the authorities without touching it.
â€¢ Do not touch any object or package that you find suspicious.
â€¢ Never accept the identification marks of package on its face value.
â€¢ Do not use two way radios or wireless equipments in the vicinity of a suspicious object or bomb.
â€¢ Do not use mobile phones near suspected bombs.
â€¢ Check all the visitors and their belongings thoroughly.
â€¢ Never allow any visitor or vehicle to enter an area that needs to be protected without through check up.
â€¢ Never leave any belongings, objects vehicles or places in any premise that must be safe, unattended.
â€¢ Never go in public places with too many unattended things and maintain safe distance from public transport.
â€¢ Do not allow the strangers to use lifts of important premises or park cars or any cabs near your premises.
â€¢ Put safety films on the glasses of your vehicles to avoid scattering of glass pieces in case of blast nearby.
â€¢ Maintain strict vigilance and checklist on daily basis.
â€¢ If anything suspicious is located nearby, immediately inform bomb disposal squad control room nearby.
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