Guidance on running events safely

This website will help organisers run events safely. Others may also find the website useful, eg contractors, health and safety advisers and workers at events.

Good planning and organisation is essential to putting on an event that is both safe and enjoyable. For many events all that is required is to follow a basic series of steps.

Large-scale temporary outdoor events near to major accident hazards

Find out what organisers need to consider.

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Managing crowds safely

Information to help event organisers manage crowds safely at events such as festivals and concerts.


Guide to safety at sports grounds - Green guide


Health & safety topics

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Updated 2023-06-29