SAFER TOWN NEWS

 

CitizenAID

Be Prepared – Not Scared

Launched in 2017, the CitizenAID App remains the premier source for first aid and critical incident advice, providing the public with the knowledge and confidence to take action and save lives in the face of a multi-casualty emergency. Find out more

Festive Season Crime Prevention Campaign

Throughout the Christmas and New Year period the ‘Hammersmith BID Festive Season Crime Prevention Campaign’ will be delivering essential advice on personal safety and how to protect your property when out and about in Hammersmith town centre.

 

BID Funded Police & CCTV News

The BID funded police team & CCTV operator continue to deliver a professional service across Hammersmith throughout the year, focusing on the crimes and anti-social behaviour that impact our business community and visitors to the area the most. Their successful partnership significantly improves the safety and security of our town centre. Their quarterly Safer Town news reports can be viewed here

 

BID – Safer Cities

Security Risk Analysis for the Hammersmith Business Improvement District. How IS0 31000 risk assessments and security projects are reducing risk and improving safety in your business environment.
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Workshop to Raise Awareness of Prevent

Safeguarding vulnerable people from radicalisation – Book your place at one of the upcoming Workshops to Raise Awareness of Prevent (WRAP) being delivered by the LBHF Prevent team at Hammersmith Town Hall, King Street, W6.

Hate Crime Awareness

Improving the quality of life and reducing the fear of crime for those who work in or visit Hammersmith town centre is a core objective of our SaferTown Model. During October, as well as delivering innovative diversity projects, we will be supporting National Hate Crime Awareness Week. Find out more

Hammersmith Security Group

Working with key partners that include Counter Terrorism Policing, the group aims to create a strong security culture with a community ethos of mitigating risk and managing areas of vulnerability collectively. This is being achieved through a series of security projects and initiatives being delivered across the Hammersmith business area. Find out more

Stop Knife Crime

Knife crime and incidents of violence are of great concern across the capital. Find out more on how the BIDs security initiatives and partnership working is improving safety across the town centre. Find out more

Hammersmith BID-CRP

Our Business Improvement District – Crime Reduction Partnership is working with the Met Police and LBHF to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour across the retail and leisure sector. Find out more

Acid Attacks

In incidents involving ‘acid attacks’ it is important to act as quickly as possible to prevent serious injury. Make sure you know what to do in the event of an attack. Find out more

 

SAFER TOWN NEWS ARCHIVE

 

Hammersmith PubWatch

The BID continue to support Hammersmith licensed premises by delivering best practice in business crime reduction. April’s meeting included 12 years of banning orders and community protection notices issued… Find out more

Counter Terrorism

Recent events include May’s successful counter terrorism emergency planning workshop, facilitated by the Broadway Centre and delivered by Metropolitan Police CT Protect Officers. Upcoming dates for your diary include Project Griffin on 12 June. Find out more

GDPR – Is your business ready?

The new GDPR regulations come into effect in May 2018. To support in adapting to this change, Barclays has produced a guide with advice on how your business can prepare for the new laws around data protection. Find out more

Emergency Planning

This week’s flooding in W6 has impacted businesses. Find out more on how to safeguard against any event that could negatively impact your operating capability.
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Project GRIFFIN

Counter Terrorism Awareness Training – The second in a series of CT events that are being delivered across Hammersmith throughout 2018. Find out more

Project ARGUS

The Metropolitan Police invites you to an upcoming FREE Project ARGUS event. It is aimed at Managerial and/or Executive level and will explore ways to aid you in preventing, handling and recovering from a terrorist attack. Read more…