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Health & Safety Executive – Theatre advice

Health and safety law applies to theatres as it does to other businesses. The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and related legislation places duties on employers, employees, the self-employed and those in control of premises.

H&S Executive’s website contains a number of useful resources relating to theatre and:

  • Working at height
  • Manual handling
  • Legal duties
  • Sound advice
  • Electrical and more