The Risk to the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce
COVID-19 vaccination hesitancy within the critical infrastructure workforce represents a risk to our National Critical Functions and critical infrastructure companies and operations. Employers of workers within the critical infrastructure sectors are essential to reducing vaccine hesitancy within their workforce by becoming messengers of accurate, reliable, and timely information.
The DHS Office of SAFETY Act Implementation (OSAI) and Office for Bombing Prevention (OBP) share a mutual DHS mission space: to help prepare venues, entities, and people to reduce risk and mitigate effects from large scale, catastrophic terrorist attacks by effectively using training and other integral layers of security to identify, detect, deter, respond to, or otherwise mitigate the impact or harm arising from an act of terrorism. OSAI and OBP have partnered to identify nationally accredited training products and services that meet the counter-terrorism needs of DHS stakeholders.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency's (CISA) Unauthorized Drone Activity Over Sporting Venues presents options for sporting venue owners and operators to consider to prevent, protect from, and respond to unauthorized drone activity. CISA encourages sporting venue owners and operators to take proactive measures to enhance their security posture. Most instances of unauthorized drone operations near sporting venues are likely fans seeking real-time game footage.