Managing large crowds safely

In the age of Internet and social media, it is more and more frequent that large crowds gather together whether it be for sporting events or for live entertainment shows. Unfortunately, we also see situations where such large crowds are vulnerable to terror attacks or life-threatening factors such as fires.

Thankfully it is not difficult to find support and advice on the best ways of guarding against such dangers. One such guide is published in the UK by the Health and Safety Executive and is entitled “Managing Crowds Safely“. It aims to provide practical guidelines on managing crowd safety in a systematic way by setting out an approach which can be utilised by organisers of any event or venue. Continue reading “Managing large crowds safely”

Online Health & Safety Staff Training

This article is contributed by Paul Donnelly.

Many of those in charge of a workforce, office or any kind of workplace where people gather often for a prolonged period of time will understand and appreciate the necessity for thorough health and safety training. Continue reading “Online Health & Safety Staff Training”