Public safety must be a top priority at any event. As event organiser you are responsible for ensuring that appropriate health and safety precautions are in place.
As a minimum, you need to ensure that those attending the event know what to do in the event of a fire and how to obtain first aid.
You should also advise any external contractors that they need to comply with fire and safety requirements when on site.
The Health and Safety Executive’s website provides helpful guidance on:
Ipswich Borough Council’s events team provides an event management service and can support you throughout your event planning and delivery. Get in touch with us using the contact details on this page.
First aid at events (St John Ambulance)
Electrical safety (HSE)
Food safety (Food Standards Agency)
Bouncy castle safety (RoSPA)