Peter Tarlow, an expert on tourism safety, is a guest of the Municipalidad de Escazú, to conduct a seminar for hotel operators on tourism safety.
Tarlow, who has a doctorate in sociology, has worked for years with U.S. government agencies. He published a book, “Tourism Security,” on the topic in 2014. He is CEO of Tourism & More, a College Station, Texas, firm.
Among other agencies, Tarlow was hired by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to consult on security for its recreation areas, and he was involved with security for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, according to his online biography.