Car Incident in Parliament Square London

14 August 2018 ,  —


A car on 14 August was driven into barriers near the parliament building in the capital London. A man has been arrested, and the police have closed nearby Parliament Square. Details are still emerging. 

  • Avoid the affected area.
  • If planning to travel to the affected area in the coming hours, ensure routes are clear prior to setting out.

International SOS members should contact the Assistance Centre for support and pre-travel briefing.

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 SOS Portal.

We also advise clients and members to download the International SOS Assistance App, here

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