Health and safety guidance for fairgrounds

This site provides information on fairground and fairground ride health and safety - including advice on what to do when people are hurt.
It will help those involved with buying, examining and operating rides to comply with health and safety law.

Health and safety basics for your business

This site is for employers and those who want some basic information on what they must do to make sure their businesses comply with health and safety law.

The basics for your business


Health and safety law applies to the supply, hire and use of inflatable play equipment which is used for commercial purposes. Inflatable play equipment is that which is "designed to be used by members of the public for entertainment purposes either as a slide or for bouncing upon".

More about inflatables

Updated 2022-01-19