Patron Protection Resources

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The Protecting Infrastructure During Public Demonstrations Fact Sheet offers security recommendations for businesses that may be the target of unlawful acts during public demonstrations. The document provides options for consideration to mitigate risk and access to CISA resources to assist with decision-making.

The Protecting Patrons in Outdoor Eating Venues Sheet identifies security measures for restaurants that choose to conduct business outside. Restrictions in operations from COVID-19 have forced restaurants to set up tables outside, creating a potential vulnerability of an attack.  This product identifies various potential threats such as vehicle ramming, including security measures restaurants and the municipality can enforce to help mitigate the threat, and actions to take if an attack occurs.

The Protecting Patrons During the Holiday Shopping Season Fact Sheet advises shopping venues and employees to re-assess security practices due to an increase of patrons in shopping venues during the holidays.