A global information service about animal rights extremism

ARE Incident Map

Personal Security Advice

Animal rights extremism (ARE) crime is rare and the vast majority of people who work in or with the biomedical research sector will never be affected. If you are concerned about the threat ARE poses to you or your organisation there is a range of free information and advice available on personal security precautions to take at home, at work and online.

Links to personal security information and advice

CrimeStoppers (UK)
Expert advice on personal safety in a range of scenarios.

US State Department
Personal security at home, on the street, while traveling.

Links to digital and online security information and advice

European Network & Information Security Agency Tips and advice on good online safety habits.

Get Safe Online (UK):
Comprehensive advice on protecting your computer and yourself.

Information Commissioners Office [UK]
What security measures should I take to protect the personal data I hold?