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Honour for SGSA Inspector

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2018 – Insights from the Chair

Safety Certification Guidance Updated

Reflections on security at future major events

National Occupational Standards Review – update

New sports safety guidance launched

Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds ‘Green Guide’ – Available Now

Condolence message to Leicester City Football Club

National Occupational Standards Review

Government review of evidence relating to the all-seater policy

The evolution of the Green Guide

SGSA Welcomes New Interim Chief Executive

Business Impact Target 2017-18

SGSA welcomes announcement

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Could Stress Be The Biggest Contributor To Absenteeism In The Events Business?

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Council of Europe Convention Signed

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Annual Report and Accounts 2018-19 published

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Business Impact Target 2018-19

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Integrated Safety Management for Major Events

Find out about a recent SGSA training course delivered in Singapore

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Conference sponsor announced

Dallmeier announced as this year's sponsor of the Annual Conference.

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Annual Conference date announced

The SGSA Annual Conference is set to take place on 4 September at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

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SGSA and FIFA collaboration

Find out about the work SGSA has been doing in Africa with FIFA.

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Wolverhampton Wanderers new seating announcement

Our response to the announcement from Wolverhampton Wanderers about installing seats incorporating barriers.

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Fire Risk Assessment Forms

Fire risk assessment forms from the National Fire Chiefs Council.

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Essential first aid

Alan Coppin, Chair of SGSA, takes part in a first aid course with St John's Ambulance

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Progress made, but more needed

SGSA's Board members talk about the role of women in sport on International Women's Day

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SGSA Welcomes New Board Members

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Five top messages from the Green Guide Briefings

The five top messages from our Green Guide briefings

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Brackley Town host SGSA Chair

Colin Peake, Operational Support Director at The National League writes about his matchday visit to Brackley Town with SGSA Chair, Alan Coppin.

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Data Protection in a No Deal Brexit – the action you need to take

Information from the Government about GDPR in the event of a No Deal Brexit

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Cyber Security for Major Events Guidance

New guidance from the National Cyber Security Centre on cyber security

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National Occupational Standards for Spectator Safety Review

Final chance to have your say on the new occupational standards for spectator safety.

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Employer Skills Survey

Give your views on the first ever European Employer Skills Survey for the sport and physical activity sector.

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Green Guide Regional Briefing Session

Book now to join one of our Regional Briefing Sessions on the latest edition of the Green Guide.

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Honour for SGSA Inspector

SGSA Inspector Lou Elliston receives a New Year's Honour

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Winter reminders for sports grounds

Martin Girvan gives five top tips for dealing with cold weather at sports grounds.

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Reflections on 2018

Ken Scott, SGSA's Head of Inspectorate, reflects on his 2018.

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From Whitehall to White Hart Lane via Gateshead

Chief Executive Martyn Henderson reviews his year.

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2018 – Insights from the Chair

Alan Copping, Chair of the SGSA, reflects on what's happened in 2018.

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Safety Certification Guidance Updated

Updated safety certification guidance for local authorities released.

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Reflections on security at future major events

Ken Scott blogs about his reflections on security at future major events.

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National Occupational Standards Review – update

Register to be part of a Webex conference on 21 November to hear the latest on the review, or take part in our online survey.

News

New sports safety guidance launched

News

Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds ‘Green Guide’ – Available Now

Sixth edition of the Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds 'Green Guide' is now available to purchase.

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Condolence message to Leicester City Football Club

A message of condolence following the tragic events this weekend.

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National Occupational Standards Review

Join SGSA and SkillsActive at consultation meetings across the country on the review of the National Occupational Standards in Spectator Safety.

News

Government review of evidence relating to the all-seater policy

Government has recently announced that it will commission an external analysis of evidence relating to the all-seater policy. Its aim is that initial analysis work will be completed by the end of 2018.

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The evolution of the Green Guide

A blog reflecting on the evolution of the Green Guide over the years.

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SGSA Welcomes New Interim Chief Executive

Martyn Henderson has taken over as Interim Chief Executive of the SGSA

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Business Impact Target 2017-18

A summary of the SGSA's non-qualifying regulatory provisions.

News

SGSA welcomes announcement

News

ACT Awareness ELearning

News

Could Stress Be The Biggest Contributor To Absenteeism In The Events Business?

News

Demountable Structures