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Document ID (ISN)109884
CIS number 09-859
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9952 - Cahiers de notes documentaires - Hygiène et sécurité du travail
Year 2009
Convention or series no. INRS PR 39-215
Author(s) Chapouthier A., Ganem Y., Grusenmeyer C., Laborde L., Larcher C., Zana J.P.
Title Occupational safety and health in the entertainment sector
Original title Prévention dans les arts du spectacle [in French]
Bibliographic information June 2009, No.215, p.35-46. Illus. 21 ref.
Internet access http://www.hst.fr/inrs-pub/inrs01.nsf/IntranetObject-accesParReference/HST_PR%2039/$File/PR39.pdf [in French]
Abstract Live and recorded entertainment is an unusual sector of activity in terms of skills and organization. However, as in all other sectors, workers are exposed to various occupational hazards and employers are required to apply protective measures against these hazards. Safety and health need to be taken into account as early as possible, during the planning and preparation phases of the event. Main topics covered by this article on occupational safety and health in the entertainment sector: various professions of this sector; key statistics; occupational hazards; implementing an occupational safety and health plan; other parties involved; legal framework; online sources of information.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; plant safety and health organization; entertainment services
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; legal aspects; statistical trends; safety by design; child labour; subcontractors; causes of accidents
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Entertainment services and sports
Child labour