Sports, Mass Events and Crowd Management
Mass event security includes all the components of site security along with all the elements of crowd management and safety.
Games and sports competitions attract audiences from all walks of life. So do concerts and various types of mass events.
Sporting events are characterized by a competitive atmosphere often with fans and spectators trying to impact the outcome, whether by shouting from the seat or by attempting to break into the field. Sporting event security is essential in terms of handling threats of terrorism and violence, as well as to ensure public order in light of the prevailing enthusiasm or violence among the fans.
Safety management is necessary to ensure that the facilities and equipment are safe for the audience.
Audience management is an evolving professional field that should ensure effective management and control.
Security and safety are necessary measures to prevent routine disruption and ensure the safety of athletes as well as the safety of the audience.
Competent event management should be conducted in accordance with the characteristics of the events and locations where they take place. Proper event management will ensure efficient utilization of resources and budgets and will optimally integrate into the event, organization, and facility management