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Hostile Vehicle Mitigation Crash Ratings

Why international crash ratings are crucial for Hostile Vehicle Mitigation  Hostile Vehicle Mitigation has become a critical Physical Security control to protect people, places and assets from the risks associated with Hostile Vehicle Attacks (HVA’s). Within the Australian context, ASIO T4 advocates the use of Vehicle Security Barriers  that have been rated in accordance [...]

By | 2019-03-22T02:20:46+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

IWA 14-1 and PAS 68 standards for Vehicle Security Barriers explained

Hostile Vehicle Attacks The recent spate of Hostile Vehicle Attacks (HVA’s) has resulted in an increase in the available Vehicle Security Barriers (VSB’s) being pitched to the market as viable solutions to help mitigate this increasingly common threat. However, many of these barriers do not comply with basic standardised testing, and this ultimately results [...]

By | 2018-12-18T01:52:48+00:00 December 18th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

What is Hostile Vehicle Mitigation?

Separating pedestrians from vehiclesHostile Vehicle Mitigation (or HVM) has a simple enough goal, it involves separating pedestrians from vehicles through the use of clearly defined and fit for purpose barriers. It is important that these barriers act both as a psychological deterrent to those with malicious intent while also physically preventing ingress by vehicles into [...]

By | 2018-11-28T04:53:42+00:00 November 12th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments