Flashcards in Types of Disasters - Terrorism Deck (13):
______________ is a classic act of terrorism.
In developing preventative measures, a "______________" should be established.
a duress code
A duress code is
a word or phrase which would be a signal to the listener that the speaker is under duress.
For the most effective personal protection of a possible kidnapping target, a minimum of ______________ is recommended.
A kidnapping victim should
1) Endeavor to remain calm
2) Do what they are told by captors
3) Try to remember everything possible, including movements, noises and smells
In the event of kidnapping, notify:
appropriate law enforcement agencies
Payment of ransom or complying with any criminal demand *without company approval* could:
render the payer civilly liable.
Letter bombs will usually be mailed to:
a named person.
Letter bombs' addressees will usually be
a key official who is well known publicly
A letter bomb will usually be ________________ than a typical first-class business letter.
Larger, heavier or thicker
A letter bomb will have what kind of return address?
None, or ficititious
The best way to determine if a hostage is alive is: