Events health and safety



If you are planning to run an event, health and safety should be a top priority. Events can be indoor or outdoor and include:

  • sporting events
  • music concerts and gigs
  • festivals and fairs
  • performances
  • trade shows and conferences
  • car boot sales
  • parades and processions

You should consider factors such as access, facilities, emergency planning and venue suitability. 

This guide explains how to manage health and safety when running an event.

It provides information on planning for emergencies and highlights important contacts you should get in touch with.