ASSURE SAFETY THROUGH PUBLIC SAFETY &
Effective public safety requires a continuum
of collaborative partnerships, from licensing and permitting to
enforcement and regulatory agencies to prevent disorder and
reduce risk. Safe venues boast trained management and staff who
provide quality products and service.
Venue Safety is the measure of how well venues are
organized and best practices implemented for safety
and security management.
Public Safety measure
evaluates the process of regulation, enforcement, and licensing
of venues as well as coordinating code compliance.
QUESTIONS TO EVALUATE YOUR CITY'S
Is your police budget strained from
overtime to manage closing time crowds?
Is there a dedicated officer team with specialized
Do public safety compliance agencies
share data and coordinate interventions?
Is there an active hospitality and
nightlife association in your city?
Which is a higher priority in your
city: compliance or enforcement?
How is technology used by your
nightlife venues? ID Scanners? Cameras?
Are there private security services
Are licensing systems clear with
measureable performance indicators?
- How often do regulatory and safety
compliance agencies meet?
- Is there a central record of business
violations and calls for service?
- Is there an organized network of
hospitality and nightlife businesses?
- What formal training for management,
security and service staff is consistently available?
ACTION TEAM MEMBERS
RHI suggests recruitment of the following
- Police, Fire, Health,
- Municipal Safety Services
- Private Safety/Security
- Safety Data
Venue Owners and Associations
Risk Management Consultants
Security and Safety Training