• How to Travel Abroad Safely
    Travelling abroad is always riskier than being in a safe country where you know your environment. Travelling to certain locations abroad will carry more inherent risks, due to the nature of the place that you are travelling to. If it is a place where there are riots, protests, political unrest or severe deprivation, there are … Read more
  • Travel Safety for Businesses
    Travel safety is always important, and never more so than when you are travelling for business. If you are a business owner, the safety of your employees when travelling abroad is partly your responsibility too. Of course, a degree of general responsibility needs to be assumed by your employees, but if you are sending them … Read more
  • Where are the Best Golf Courses Close to the UK?
    The UK has some very good golf courses, but the weather usually leaves something to be desired. It's a whole different world to playing golf abroad, where there will be a nicer climate and some very good golf courses to explore. Some of the best golf courses in the world are in Europe and will … Read more
  • Are you Still Looking to Book a Holiday this Summer?
    The summer is quickly coming to an end and before we know it, children will be going back to school. If you haven't yet booked a summer getaway, you need to think about getting it done soon – time is running out. There are much fewer last minute deals around these days, especially during the … Read more
  • Staying Safe During the Mongol Rally
    The Mongol Rally is one of the most famous car rallies in the world. It is an amazing experience, with people from all over the world travelling to Mongolia to take part. It used to end in Mongolia, but now actually continues into Ulan Ude in Russia. There are some rules for entering the Mongol … Read more

Hostile environment training

Travelling abroad to a hostile environment poses many risks that aren’t usually associated with work trips. Many staff making trips like this will undergo hostile environment training, which is suitable for workers such as charity employees, journalists and businesspeople. The training will cover various situations such as vehicle safety, first aid, and what to do in a kidnap or hostage scenario.