Please note that Slua are an Irish organisation, therefore a lot of links and advice relates to Ireland, however, the structure of the document and the main points to cover are applicable to UK-based organisations.
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.
The purpose of this document is to provide guidance for complying with provisions applicable to the transport by air of lithium batteries as set out in the DGR.
The latest Production Safety Group guidance on Attaching or Suspending Production Equipment from Mobile Elevated Work Platforms
This publication provides guidance on the legal requirements for CDM 2015 and is available to help anyone with duties under the Regulations.
A template to use for assessing the potential risks that may arise from a child’s participation in a performance or licensed sporting or modelling activities.
HSE has published a document titled Regulation of health and safety at work that explains the main features of the regulatory approach taken by HSE and local authorities to improve standards in health and safety performance.
CD261 response from FST.
FST briefing document relating to the Health and Safety Executive Construction (Design and Management).
A document published by the H&S team of the Wesminster City Hall with further guidance to theatre owners and other places of entertainment on suspended ceilings, following the partial collapse of the suspended ceiling at the Apollo Theatre.
PRA: Please use this list to check if the relevant controls are in place.
Production Risk Assessment: Please use this form to collate any relevant information on the running of the show over the production period to help inform the review process.