The three Cs of major event security
On the eve of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Chris Plimley shares lessons learned on securing high-profile events over the past two years and says collaboration, communication and consistency are key
Mess up on security at a major global event and you’re never going to live it down. Just ask Nick Buckles and G4S about the fall-out from their role at the London 2012 Olympics. Buckles was chief executive of the world’s largest security company, whose share price soared as it expanded into 125 countries under his leadership. But its slating by the media began . . .