events


Safe events: Capacity crowds return to music and sports events

8,000 fans were given green light to enter the national stadium – the second time spectators have been allowed inside stadiums since the third UK lockdown was enforced. Jack Bibb reports from the event. Read More

5 reasons to attend the Engage EHS Virtual Safety Summit

The Virtual Safety Summit will be taking place from 3-4 November 2020. Brought to you by Engage EHS, this event promises to bring attendees world-class content from within the safety, legal and technology fields. Read More

Association of Event Organisers appoints Informa’s Simon Parker as new Chair

Executive Vice president of Informa Markets elected by AEO Council, along with Chief Executive Officer of IMEX Group, Carina Bauer, who has been appointed Vice Chair. Read More

London’s Barbican Centre set to address health & safety issues in new £10m upgrade

The Barbican Arts Centre in London is set to undergo a major upgrade to address a series of health & safety corners within the grade II-listed building. Read More

Event management firm guilty of safety failings

An event management company has been fined for failing to ensure the safety of employees during the lifting and moving of a 14-foot-wide park home chassis. Read More

Alexandra Palace signs up for Notify safety platform

The platform, which has been developed by the North-East England technology business allows companies to log, report and manage near misses in any location. Read More

Inflatable slide: Eight children injured at Woking fireworks display

An investigation into the incident is underway after the children fell from the inflatable slide at Working Park in Surrey. Read More

‘The UK is as seen as the standard bearer’: In conversation with Mark Breen of Safe Events and Cuckoo Events

As an award-winning expert who is in demand all around the world, Mark Breen knows a thing or two about event safety. He works on a range of festivals, including Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo and multiple events in Saudi Arabia. Read More

‘Regrettably in today’s day and age, organisers of large events have to be aware of the heightened security risks’

SHP speaks to Emily Peat, Director of Operations at NCC Events and formerly Events Manager at the NEC in Birmingham, about the planning process involved with running a high profile event or exhibition and what considerations need to be made when taking into account event safety. Read More

Protecting your event venue

How can event organisers protect their venues, employees and the public from the threat of terrorist attacks? Read More



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