Crowd Control Blog

Barrier Jackets – How our customers user barrier covers

M&M PRETZEL LAUNCH WITH BARRIER JACKETS IN NEW YORK Certain things in life are just made to be together. Two examples of perfect pairs are chocolate and pretzels and Blockader steel barriers and special events. All these ingredients came together to make quite the...

Metal Barricades – How they have improved over time.

WHAT ARE INTERLOCKING METAL BARRICADES? The original concept for interlocking metal barricades was patented in France in the early 1950s and produced by Samia SA. Samia is now out of business, and the concept is in the public domain. Samia licensed foreign companies...

Introducing the LineEx Plastic Pedestrian Barrier

Introducing the LineEx Plastic Pedestrian Barrier We are excited to launch a new plastic barricade for your venue and special events.  The LineEx plastic pedestrian barrier offers facility and special event directors an attractive alternative to steel barricades. Not...

How to Setup Temporary Construction Fence – Perimeter Patrol

Perimeter Patrol Welded Wire Panels are typically used as a temporary construction fence. These attractive panels are also ideal for a variety of additional crowd management applications. High Schools have used these items in their athletic fields to help organize...

[Guide] Planning Crowd Control for your Event

Introduction to Crowd Control Management As the size of public and special events grows, the planning role becomes more difficult for event organizers. In addition to making basic preparations for an event, organizers must also take public safety and security needs...

Types of Crowd Control Barrier & Best Uses

Barriers vs. Barricades Steel Barricades Plastic Pedestrian Barricades Post and Rope Barriers Retractable Belt Stanchions Café Banners Wall Mount Belt Stanchions Stage Barriers ADA Pedestrian Barricades Barriers vs Barricades Today, barriers and barricades are largely...

7 Steel Barrier Buying Tips

If you are the person who was designated as the one to buy steel barriers you may not know where to start – other than a Google search.  If you happened upon this post, we will do a quick outline of the 7 things you should know before buying a crowd...

Using Steel Barriers to Direct Traffic Patterns

Event planning is oftentimes a massive undertaking due to the attention to detail needed to ensure everything goes smoothly. The event venue, entertainment, concessions, and labor are all primary concerns, but traffic should never be overlooked. The larger...