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How to Learn from Las Vegas

February 2018 | COVER STORY

On 1 October 2017, Las Vegas experienced one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history, with the loss of 58 lives. While investigators continued looking into reasons behind the tragedy, hospitality security professionals questioned why past procedures failed and began analyzing what will need to change to prevent similar future incidents, reconsidering a wide range of aspects including Do Not Disturb sign protocols, applying airport security measures, and more.

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