Most visits to Panama are trouble-free.
If you travel to the Darien province you should do so only with an organised group and to recognised tourist destinations protected by the Panamanian police. See Local Travel.
There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks
Foreign driving licences are only valid for 90 days following your entry to the country. See Road Travel