Civil unrest, in the form of demonstrations, riots, or just general violence can be common in some parts of the world. This is particularly true in countries with political instability and even more so during election periods.
Being caught up in a mob can be terrifying, so avoid it at all cost. If there is any indication that civil unrest will take place, there are a number of precautions that can be taken to reduce your risk.
Running Time: 30 mins.
Instructor: Robert Goris
At the end of this course you will be able to:
- Identify the distinguishing characteristics of crowds, demonstrations, mobs and riots.
- Identify factors that can transform a crowd into a mob and possible crowd reactions.
- Identify recommended behaviours while in a crowd.