Barcelona Travel Alert

18 August 2017 ,  —

London


Following the security incidents in Barcelona on 17 August, business travellers in the area are advised avoid the vicinity, exercise caution and be particularly vigilant in crowded public areas. Expect a heightened security force presence and associated disruption across Barcelona.
We are continuing to monitor this ongoing situation.

For up-to-date information monitor our alerts and directives issued by the local authorities.

 For the latest information and advice, members are advised to register for email alerts and review the travel security updates on Travel Security Online and through the International Membership Portal.

The International SOS Assistance App can be downloaded here. For additional information and advice, members are advised to call their local International SOS Assistance Centre.

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About International SOS and Control Risks

Our alliance brings together two of the world’s leading medical and security specialists, International SOS and Control Risks. Our combined resources and expertise are well placed to meet the customers’ growing need for integrated travel security risk services. Our solutions ensure that mobile employees are safe and productive and help employers with their duty of care obligations. 50 dedicated experts, located across the globe with access to over 200 dedicated travel security experts through 26 regional Assistance Centres and a partner network of over 700 accredited providers, produce global travel security information and analysis 24/7. We also provide travel security training, preventative travel assessment, support with the development of travel security risk policies, evacuation plans and the latest technology to enable clients to track and communicate with their mobile employees.