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Managing the Consequences of Protest

We have over ten years practical experience in helping public and commercial organisations plan for, and manage the consequences of direct action protest. Our suite of courses and workshops can be tailored to meet your organisational needs.

We are recognised as a market leader, providing specialist consultancy and training to police forces and commercial organisations that have to plan for and manage the consequences of direct action protest.

SDR Consulting offer confidentiality, flexibility and are able to develop bespoke training solutions to meet the needs of the client i.e. size, political sensitivity, diverse locations, shift working, urgency.

Business benefits would be measured in terms of the following cost savings and the impact on staff:
  • Financial – savings in lost production costs and disruption to services
  • Commercial or economic stability
  • Health and welfare of staff – duty of care including protestors
  • Reputation
  • Morale
We are able to provide a range of services, including:

Consultancy / Support
  • On call tactical advice and support
  • Mentoring of managers and key staff
  • Threat site vulnerability surveys
  • Risk assessment – site / event / activity specific
  • Development of contingency plans / standing operational procedures
  • Good practice guides / aide memoirs
  • Advice on protestor removal including actions at height
  • Getting the best from the police and other stakeholders
  • On site support during incidents
  • Executive briefing – strategic response
  • Contract / site managers - protest awareness
  • Incident / contingency planning
  • Effective use of intelligence and information
  • Incident management
  • Business continuity