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Ben Duncker

Director of Business Development

Highway Care Ltd.

Ben Duncker has over 18 years’ experience in the road traffic and safety sector working for one of the United Kingdom’s most dynamic companies within the niche market of highway maintenance and construction. Highway Care are innovators and pioneers in highway safety and security solutions, helping make roads safe for motorists and working environments safer for road crews.

Sessions

The Growing Threats to Public Spaces and Events: U.S. and U.K. Approaches to Mitigation

Wednesday, May 25th
9:45am10:30am

A string of recent events, including the November 2021 vehicular attack in Waukesha, Wisconsin, have made the need to address attacks on public spaces and venues open to the public and implement the right protective measures increasingly clear and urgent. This session will examine and standards specific to physical security, as well as guidance to cities and venue managers on mitigation measures. International perspectives and insight will be shared from the U.K campaign for Protect Duty legislation (known as Martyn’s Law) following the 2017 terrorist attack at Manchester Arena.