Event Safety Management

Our Supplementary Guidance 03: Event Safety Management is now available to purchase.

SG03: Event Safety Management provides a comprehensive overview of the planning and delivery of safe events.

The core elements of event safety management are brought together in this document, including management responsibilities, conducting risk assessments and developing an Operations Manual. Importantly, it builds on ideas and concepts within the Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds (Green Guide), for example Zone Ex.

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Printed and digital versions are priced at £60 each or you can purchase both as a bundle for £90.

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Venue management and event organisers around the world face common challenges and need practical tools and guidance to help ensure the safety of people who attend their events.

SG03: Event Safety Management Contents List (PDF)


To support the Event Safety Management document, we have developed a number of annexes and templates, including:

Annex SG03 A – Safety Officer continuing professional development

Annex SG03 B – Exercise planning

Annex SG03 C – Control points

Annex SG03 D – Recording of tests and inspections templates

Annex SG03 E – Event data spreadsheet sample

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