Festivals and concerts draw huge crowds, and are popular with travelers, giving them the motivation to visit a destination. But, sometimes a crowd becomes a crush or a stampede putting your life in danger. Paul Wertheimer, one of the world's leaders on crowd safety gives his expert insight into crowd control, crowd dynamics and staying safe.
Crowd Crush vs Stampede
Survival Tips to Stay Safe
How to Escape a Stampede
In June 2017, a firecracker sparked panic in Turin's main square as 30,000 fans watched Juventus play a European Champions soccer match. The crush that followed caused over 1,500 injuries.