News: Security

At least 170 people dead in Indonesian football stadium crush

More than 170 people have died in a crush at a football match at Malang in Indonesia in an incident that has become one of the world's worst sports stadium disasters. Another 180 were…

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Oct 2, 2022 Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Command centre ready to manage Qatar World Cup operations

With 100 days until the start of the FIFA World Cup in Qatar, details of the Aspire control and command centre, which will monitor operations during the tournament, have been revealed.…

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Aug 13, 2022 ByNigel Benton Events / Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Square Metre Group to deliver skills development program for its Crowd Safety Management

The Square Metre Group has announced that it will again be delivering its Crowd Safety Management course for delegates including site and venue operational managers, stewarding and security…

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Jul 18, 2022 Education / Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /

 
 

TeamUp and Kisi partner to deliver safer experiences to fitness facilities

Fitness management software supplier, TeamUp has partnered with Kisi smart security to offer fitness businesses a synchronised way to manage facility access control. Since 2012, TeamUp…

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Jul 5, 2022 Access / Fitness / Safety / Security / Technology /

 
 

accesso delivers enhanced eCommerce ticketing features with new PayPal Integration

accesso Technology Group has established a new integration with PayPal to offer additional online payment flexibility for clients of its award-winning accesso Passport eCommerce ticketing…

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Jun 4, 2022 Attractions / Security / Technology / Ticketing / Tourism /

 
 

Singapore Police warn of resurgence of concert ticket scams

The return of live entertainment to Singapore’s has been accompanied by a return of ticketing scams for popular concert events. Singapore Police last week warned ticket buyers should…

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May 9, 2022 Entertainment / Legal / Security / Ticketing / Venues /

 
 

ASM Global introduces facial verification technology for live events

ASM Global has launched an ‘industry-first’ facial verification network for live events as part of its multi-year investment to ‘redefine’ the return of the industry…

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Apr 21, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Entertainment / Security / Sport / Technology / Venues /

 
 

Paralympics Australia endorses IPC decision to ban Russian and Belarusian athletes from Beijing Paralympics

The Beijing Winter Paralympic Games will begin today without 83 athletes from the Russian and Belarusian delegations after a backlash from members of the International Paralympic…

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Mar 4, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Events / Legal / Security / Sport /

 
 

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