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THE CAUSES AND PREVENTION OF CROWD DISASTERS by John J. Fruin, Ph.D., P.E. United States of America – Fruins – Level of service (CONCEPT PDF)

THE CAUSES AND PREVENTION OF CROWD DISASTERS by John J. Fruin, Ph.D., P.E.

(Courtesy of the crowdsafe.com Crowd Library)

 

Europe 

 

Dr Tom Smith- Pyrotechnics in Stadia Health and Safety issues relating to the use of pyrotechnics in football stadia –  REPORT

UEFA Stadium Infrastructure Regulations 2010 – REPORT

UEFA Safety and Security Regulations – REPORT

 

Germany

 

Spatio-temporal crowd density model in a human detection and tracking framework

Hajer Fradi , Volker Eiselein , Jean-LucDugelay , IvoKeller , ThomasSikora  – Germany

 

Netherlands

National Counterterrorism Strategy for 2016-2020 – The Netherlands (English Version)

01 en 02 versie 2011.10.01 Handreiking Evenementenveiligheid2011, deel I en II, versie 1.0

03 versie 2011.11.22 Handreiking Evenementenveiligheid2011, deel III, versie 1.0

04 versie 2011.11.08 Handreiking Evenementenveiligheid2011, deel IV, versie 0.9, Evenement Assistent

05 versie 2011.12.22 Handreiking Evenementenveiligheid2011, deel V, versie 1.0, Risicoprofiel Evenement

00 versie 2012 – Delen 1, 2 en 5 van de Handreiking Evenementenveiligheid

A landscape of crowd-management support: an integrative approach The Netherlands

Analysing the Effectiveness of Wearable Wireless Sensors in Controlling Crowd Disasters

Teo Yu Hui Angela, Vaisagh Viswanathan, Michael Lees, and Wentong Cai – Netherlands

Sports crowd violence: An interdisciplinary synthesis

Ramón Spaaij – Netherlands

Designing for Crowd Well-Being: Current Designs, Strategies and Future Design Suggestions
Jie Li, Huib de Ridder, Arnold Vermeeren, Claudine Conrado, Claudio Martella – Netherlands

Introduction to Crowd ScienceNetherlands

Prof. Dr. G. Keith Still FIMA FICPEM SFIIRSM MEWI FIPM FHEA, Capt. Marcel Altenburg MA PGDip

 

Ireland

 

Code of Practice for Safety at Outdoor Pop Concerts – 1996 – Ireland

Managing Risk for Public Events Guidance for organising Gathering 2013 events- Ireland

Health Service Executive Requirements and Guidance for Outdoor Crowd Events – Ireland

Event safety management plan for A Small/ Medium Scale Event

 

Switzerland

 

Crowd Disasters as Systemic Failures: Analysis of the Love ParadeDisaster – Switzerland

FIFA Stadium Safety and Security Regulations – Switzerland

 

France

 

Unsupervised dense crowd detection by multiscale texture analysis

Antoine Fagette, Nicolas Courty , Daniel Racoceanu , Jean-Yves Dufour – France

Towards crowd density-aware video surveillance applications

Hajer Fradi, Jean-Luc Dugelay –France

PUBLIC HEALTH FOR MASS GATHERINGS: KEY CONSIDERATIONS – WHO – France

GESTION DES FOULES – France 

LE GUIDE DE GESTION DES MANIFESTATIONS PUBLIQUES – France

GRANDS EVENEMENTS ET GESTION DES FLUX – France

GREVES, EMEUTES ET MOUVEMENTS POPULAIRES: GESTION DU RISQUE ET MODELISATION – France

Simulation du comportement de suivi dans une foule de piétons à travers l’expérience, l’analyse et la modélisation – France

Le territoire sécurisé des grandes manifestations contemporaines – France

Guide de gestion de l’urgence – France

Règlement de la FIFA sur la sûreté et la sécurité des stades- France 

 

Sweden

 

Mass evacuation – human behavior and crowd dynamics – What do we know?

Markus Friberg Michael Hjelm – Sweden

 

Spain

 

SICOLOGIA DE LA COMUNICACION SOCIAL – Spain

La conducta humana ante situaciones de emergencia: la conducta colectiva – Spain

Consideraciones acerca de las conductas colectivas- Spain

 

United States of America

 

Fire & Life Safety Management Guide – USA

Planning And Managing Security For Major Special Events: Guidelines for Law Enforcement – USA

Protective Measures Guide for the U.S. Outdoor Venues Industry- USA

CONSOLIDATED STUDY MATERIAL FOR THE CERTIFICATE OF FITNESS EXAMINATION: F-03 INDOOR PLACE OF ASSEMBLY SAFETY PERSONNEL (Premises related) F-04 TEMPORARY INDOOR/OUTDOOR PLACE OF ASSEMBLY SAFETY PERSONNEL – USA

Managing Major Events: Best Practices from the Field-USA

UCSB POLICE DEPARTMENT POLICY & GUIDELINES  Subject: Crowd Management, Intervention, and Control- USA

Crowd Management Safety Tips For Retailers – USA

EVENT AND VENUE MANAGEMENT: MINIMIZING LIABILITY THROUGH EFFECTIVE CROWD MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES – USA

OPD Crowd Management/ Crowd Control Policy USA

FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin – Crowd ManagementUSA 2012 

The Role of Communication in Crowd Management and Crowd Control – University of Twente

University of California Police Department, Berkeley  CROWD MANAGEMENT POLICY – USA

Disentangling the Impact of Social Groups on Response Times and Movement Dynamics in Evacuations – USA

A network optimization-based approach for crowd management in large public gatherings

Lei Feng, Elise Miller-Hooks – USA

Understanding and planning for different spectator crowds

Alexander E. Berlonghi – USA

Special Events Contingency Planning Job Aids ManualUSA

POST Guidelines — Crowd Management, Intervention, and Control – USA

Crowd Ingress in places of assembly – USA

Managing Large-Scale Security Events: A Planning Primer for Local Law Enforcement Agencies – USA

Real-time Crowd Control of Existing Interfaces

Walter S. Lasecki, Kyle I. Murray, Samuel White, Robert C. Miller, and Jeffrey P. Bigham – USA

Effective Crowd Management

Guidelines on how to maintain the safety and security of your customers, employees and store – USA

Guidelines for concerts, events and organised gatherings – USA

Geographic Information Systems Providing the Platform for Comprehensive Emergency Management – USA

OECD Risk Management: Strategic Crisis Management – USA

Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication 2014 Edition – USA

THE INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON CROWD BEHAVIOR AND THE OPERATIONAL ENVIRONMENT 

A Monograph by MAJ Justine S. Krümm United States Arm ADA587347

THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: ROCK CONCERT SAFETY

by Paul L. Wertheimer – USA

Canada

Emergency Preparedness Guidelines For Mass, Crowd-Intensive Events – Canada

Vancouver Police Department 2011 Stanley Cup Riot Review – Canada

Emergency Response Planning for Community Events – Canada

British Columbia Major Planned Events Guidelines – Canada

Toronto Host City: Mass Gatherings Risks and Perception – Canada

 

India

 

Crowd management using fuzzy logic and G.I.S. – India

Managing Crowds  A Guide for Administrators and Organizers of  Events and Venues – GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

“Crowd Management and Public Safety in India-A New Policy Initiative” By Dr. R. K. Dave -India

A review of studies on understanding crowd dynamics in the context of crowd safety in mass religious gatherings

H. Gayathri, P.M. Aparna, Ashish Verma – India

 

Australia

 

Guidelines on the Application of the Health(Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 – Western Australia

Crowd control at venues and events a practical occupational health and safety guide Second edition – Australia

Event safety risk assessment and event management Plan – Australia

Planning Safe Public Events Practical Guidelines – Australia

Major Events (Crowd Management)  Act 2003 – Australia

SITXEVT011A Develop crowd control  plans and procedures Australia

Guidelines for concerts, events and organised gatherings- Australia 

SAFE AND HEALTHY MASS GATHERINGS – Australia

Crowd Behavior at Mass Gatherings: A Literature Review – Australia

Kathryn M. Zeitz, PhD; Heather M. Tan, M Grief, PC Couns; Christopher J. Zeitz, PhD

TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT: GUIDE FOR EVENTS – Australia

Crowd Risk Analysis – Australia

Dr Aldo Raineri

Crowded Places Security Audit – Australia

CROWD VIOLENCE AT AUSTRALIAN SPORT – Australia

Best Practice Guidelines for Live Music Venues – Australia

Safety and Security at licensed premises (including those licences issued as an Occasional Licence) – Australia

MELBOURNE EVENT PLANNING GUIDE – Australia 

SECURITY AND RELATED ACTIVITIES (CONTROL) ACT 1996 – Australia

Guidelines for Event Management Plans – Australia

Dynamic Crowd Measurement (DCM) Introductory Paper – Australia 

RISK MANAGEMENT: EVENT MANAGERS’ ATTITUDES, BELIEFS, AND PERCEIVED CONSTRAINTS- Australia

SACHA REID and BRENT RITCHIE

SITUATIONAL PREVENTION OF PUBLIC DISORDER AT THE AUSTRALIAN MOTORCYCLE GRAND PRIX – Australia 

The Employer Guide to Occupational Health and Safety- Australia

Risk Management- Australia Day – Australia 

A model to facilitate the development of an appropriate risk assessment methodology and instrument for crowd safety at outdoor music festivals –A. Raineri School of Human, Health and Social Sciences, CQ University, AustraliaAustralia

Active Armed Offender Guidelines for Crowded Places – Australia 

PUBLIC HEALTH MANAGEMENT AT OUTDOOR MUSIC FESTIVALS – Australia 

COPING WITH SUCCESS MANAGING OVERCROWDING IN TOURISM DESTINATIONS – Australia 

A Crowd Monitoring Framework using Emotion Analysis of Social Media for Emergency Management in Mass Gatherings

Minh Quan Ngo, Pari Delir Haghighi, Frada Burstein- Australia

Event management plan checklist and guide – This guide was compiled by the Gascoyne Development Commission

 

New Zealand

 

Event security planning guidelines – New Zealand

Guidelines for Managing Alcohol at Large Events – New Zealand

Understanding behaviour in the Australian and New Zealand night-time economies

An anthropological study by Dr Anne Fox- New Zealand

Safety Planning Guidelines for Events- New Zealand

Guidelines for Events- New Zealand

Guidelines: Event Safety Risk Assessment and Management Plan- New Zealand

CROWD CHARACTERISTICS AND EGRESS AT STADIAKristin – J. Hoskin, Michael Spearpoint
New Zealand.

A guide to preparing an Alcohol Management Plan (AMP) for special events – New Zealand

Mobile Crowd Mapping – Jukka M. Krisp, Alan Kwok Lun Cheung – New Zealand

When the crowd goes wild – New Zealand

Fire Protection and Evacuation Procedures of Stadia Venues in New Zealand – New Zealand

The culture of alcohol promotion and consumption at major sports events in New Zealand – New Zealand

 

South Africa

 

Safety at sports and recreational events  ACT – South Africa

Public safety planning/guidelines for major events  South Africa – Download Link

Safety Guidelines for the Events Industry – South Africa

Guidelines for Staging Events within the Greater Knysna Municipality District – South Africa

Sustainable Mega-Events in developing countries – South Africa

Africa

ASSESSMENT OF CROWD MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES USED FOR FOOTBALL EVENTS IN GOVERNMENT-OWNED SPORTS STADIA IN NAIROBI COUNTY, KENYA – KENYA

 

Malaysia

 

Applying TRIZ principles in crowd management

Soo Chin Pin, Fazilah Haron, Siamak Sarmady, Abdullah Zawawi Talib, Ahamad Tajudin Khader –Malaysia

Recent survey on crowd density estimation and counting for visual surveillance

Sami AbdullaMohsenSaleh, ShahrelAzminSuandi , HaidiIbrahim Malaysia

 

China

 

Crowd behaviors analysis and abnormal detection based on surveillance data

Jing Cui , WeibinLiu , WeiweiXing China

An energy based method to measure the crowd safety

Haodong Yin, Dewei Li, Xuanchuan Zhengc –  People’s Republic of Chin

MODIFICATION OF EVACUATION TIME COMPUTATIONAL MODEL FOR STADIUM CROWD RISK ANALYSIS

Q. Zhang,, M. Liu, J. Liu and G. Zhao – PR China

A multi-grid model for pedestrian evacuation in a room without visibility

Shuchao Cao, Weiguo Song , Wei Lv, Zhiming Fang China

Modeling the pedestrian’s movement and simulating evacuation dynamics on stairs

Unchain Qu, Ziyou Gao, , Yao Xiao, Xingang Li – China

Prediction and Diversion Mechanisms for Crowd Management Based on Risk Rating

Meihua Zhang, Yuan Yao, Kefan Xie – China

Governing Security at the 2008 Beijing Olympics

Ying Yu, Francisco Klauser and Gerald Chan – China

Saudi Arabia

Real-time crowd density mapping using a novel sensory fusion model of infrared and visual systems

S. Yaseen, A.Al-Habaibeh, D.Su, F.Otham – Saudi Arabia

Hajj Crowd Management and Navigation System People Tracking and Location Based Services via Integrated Mobile and RFID Systems

Ricardo O. Mitchell, Hammad Rashid, Fakir Dawood & Ali AlKhalidi – Saudi Arabia

Social identification moderates the effect of crowd density on safety at the Hajj

Hani Alnabulsi,  and John Drury – Saudi Arabia

PILGRIM CROWD DYNAMICSby Abdulaziz Mousa Aljohani – Saudi Arabia

INVESTIGATING COMMUNICATION AND WARNING CHANNELS TO ENHANCE CROWD MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES: A STUDY OF HAJJ PILGRIMS IN SAUDI ARABIA
Hassan Taibah – Saudi Arabia 

Sensors-based Crisis Response and Management for Mass Gatherings: A Case of Hajj

Yasir Javed – Saudi Arabia

Numerical Simulation of the Flow of Crowds at the Jamarat Bridge during the Annual Hajj Event

Chokri Mnasri, Abdulsalam Farhat – Saudi Arabia 

Reducing risks to health and wellbeing at mass gatherings: the role of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

Amina Aitsi-Selmi, Virginia Murray, David Heymann, Brian McCloskey, Esam I. Azhar, Eskild Petersen, Alimuddin Zumla, Osman Dar – Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia: A guid to the Hajj – Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) – Saudi Arabi

Location Analysis of Mina Site: One of the Most Crowded Areas at Hajj

Ala Alluhaidan ,Alredhaiman, Afnan.edu Afnan-Khaled. – Saudi Arabia

Role of Leadership in Disaster Management and Crowd Control

Ahmed Ammar, MBCHB, DMSc, FICS, FACS – Saudi Arabia

An RFID-Based Pilgrim Identification System

Mohammed Mohandes, Maan Kousa, Ahmed A Hussain – Saudi Arabia

Simulation of Crowd Behavior and Movement: Fundamental Relations and Application

SAAD A. H. ALGADHI AND HANI s. MAHMASSANI – Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia

Automated Solutions for Crowd Size Estimation

Muhammad Waqar Aziz, Farhan Naeem, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, and Khan Bahadar Khan – Saudi Arabia

Crowd Choreographies – Madeline McHale Hartzell – Saudi Arabia

MANAGING HAJJ CROWD COMPLEXITY: SUPERIOR THROUGHPUT, SATISFACTION, HEALTH, & SAFETY

Imran Khan, Robert D. McLeod – Saudi Arabia

Real-Time Crowd Density Mapping using a Novel Sensory Fusion Model of Infrared and Visual Systems

S. Yaseen A. Al-Habaibeh , D. Su. Otham – Saudi Arabia

Crowd Density Estimation System for Al-Masjid Al-Haram

S. Eldursi, N. Alamoudi, F. Haron, F. Aljarbua and G. Albakri – Saudi Arabia

People Counting in Extremely Dense Crowd using Blob Size Optimization

Muhammad Arif, Sultan Daud, Saleh Basalamah – Saudi Arabia

Integration of Background Removal and Thermography Techniques for Crowd Density Scrutinizing

Adnan Ghazi Abuarafah1and Mohamed Osama Khozium
Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Faculty of Computer of and IS, UQU. Makkah, KSA.
Department of Engineering and applied science – computers, MCC, UQU. Makkah, KSA.

Center of Research Excellence in Hajj and Omrah (HajjCoRE), UQU, Makkah, KSA. – Saudi Arabia

Humanitarian Logistics and Cultural Diversity within Crowd Simulation

Alberto Ochoa, Isaac Rudomin, Genoveva Vargas-Solar, Javier A. Espinosa-Oviedo, Hugo Pérez, José-Luis Zechinelli-Martini – Saudi Arabia