Guide

Events health and safety

Introduction

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
  • car boot sales
  • parades and processions

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

This guide outlines how you can safely plan and organise events. It will highlight any legal requirements and organisations you should contact.