Useful References

The following websites and documents will be useful when planning an event:

www.hse.gov.uk/event-safety/index.htm
www.hse.gov.uk/risk/casestudies/
www.hse.gov.uk/noise/musicsound.htm
www.eventsindustryforum.co.uk/


'The Event Safety Guide' (The Purple Guide)

HSG195 (1999)  HSE Books ISBN 9780717624539 .
This guide is available to download at the bottom of this page or to purchase from www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg195.htm

'Safety Guidance for Street Arts, Carnival, Processions and Large Scale Performances'

Independent Street Arts Network (2004) ISBN 0-9544892-1-7.
Information on how to purchase this publication is available from www.isanuk.org/publications-downloads

'Managing Crowds Safely'

HSG154 (2000) HSE Books ISBN 9780717618347.
This guide is available to download at the bottom of this page or to purchase from www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg154.htm

'Health and Safety at Motor Sports Events'

HSG112 (1999) HSE Books ISBN 9780717607051.
This guide is available to download at the bottom of this page or to purchase from www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg112.htm

'Workplace Transport Safety'

HSG136 (2005) HSE Books ISBN 9780717661541.
This guide is available to download at the bottom of this page or to purchase from www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg136.htm

'Temporary Demountable Structures'

The Institution of Structural Engineers (2007) ISBN 978 0 901297 45 7.
Information on how to purchase this guide is available from www.istructe.org

'Working Together on Fireworks Displays'

HSG123 (2006) HSE Books ISBN 9780717661961.
This guide is available to download at the bottom of this page or to purchase from www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/hsg123.htm

Department for Communities and Local Government - Celebrating with bonfires and fireworks

'Fire safety risk assessment: Open air events and venues'

DCLG (2007) ISBN 9781851128235.
Information on how to purchase this guide is available from books.hse.gov.uk/hse/public/saleproduct.jsf

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