Safety First: Role of TMCs in High Risk Industries

Ed Clark, Senior Security Consultant for WorldAware, was interviewed by Buying Business Travel on the risk profile for energy, marine, and mining (EMM) industries and how to improve duty-of-care for people working in these sectors. An excerpt from the article is as follows. 

"Companies working in EMM sectors face a wide range of different threats, according to Ed Clark, a senior security consultant at risk management specialist WorldAware, formerly known as iJet International. 

New Safety Concerns Present Complicated Challenge for Event Organizers

An excerpt from the original Skift article is as follows.

What will be critical to ensuring we execute comprehensive and thoughtful duty of care practices is continued collaboration and communications across the industry to pull all the various efforts on this front together.
-Bruce McIndoe

"Safety and security has been a key consideration in event planning for decades, but new threats from acts of terrorism, extreme weather, and pandemics are increasing the need for diligence.

WorldAware Forecasts Major Travel Risks for 2019

Originally published on Business Traveler and Business Travel Executive.

"Wildfires (and associated health risks like air quality), a health emergency in China (counterfeit vaccines), “virtual kidnapping” (sophisticated scams),  a migrant crisis in Venezuela, and airline failures (due to changing economic conditions) are expected to be among major threats to business travelers in 2019, according to the annual Global Forecast from WorldAware, a risk management company.