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Document ID (ISN)101828
CIS number 03-709
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2453-6
Year 2002
Convention or series no. HSG 195
Health and Safety Executive
Title The event safety guide - A guide to health, safety and welfare at music and similar events
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., 2002. vi, 218p. Illus. 163 ref. Index. Price: GBP 20.00.
Abstract Contents of this guide to health, safety and welfare at music concerts: planning and management; venue and site design; fire safety; emergency planning; communication; crowd management; transport management; structures; barriers; electrical installations and lighting; food, drinks and water; merchandising and special licensing (for example for tattooing, body piercing, etc.); amusements, attractions and promotional displays; sanitary facilities; waste management; noise and vibration; special effects, fireworks and pyrotechnics; camping; people with special needs; medical, ambulance and first-air management; information and welfare; children; performers; TV and media; stadium music events; arena events; large events; small events; classical music events; unfenced or unticketted events; all-night musical events; unlicensed events; health and safety responsibilities.
Descriptors (primary) entertainment services; plant safety organization; hazard evaluation; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) welfare facilities; children; legal aspects; emergency organization; first aid; neighbourhood protection; safety by design; theatres; musicians; sports facilities; responsibilities; safety guides; public transport
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Entertainment services and sports
Risk evaluation