Public events can range from village fêtes and county shows to large concerts and major events for internationally acclaimed performers, sporting activities, etc.
Whatever the venue the Fire Safety Strategy and the Emergency and Evacuation Plans play a vital role in managing the safety at the event.
The key piece of Legislation that applies to events is the Licensing Act 2003. It is very important that you familiarise yourself with the key points in this act as you have a legal duty to comply with this, whatever the size of your event.
Alongside the 2003 Licensing Act, all proposed events must conform to the following guidance and legislation:
Safety Advisory Group (SAG)
The SAG is made up of representatives from various organisations, including:
SAGs usually meet once a month to consider the progress of public events, as well as new applications.
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Event Organiser Fire Safety Planning and Risk Assessments
South Wales Fire & Rescue ServiceForest View Business ParkLLANTRISANTCF72 8LX
Tel: 01443 232000email: email@example.com
Report a Fire Safety Concern
Have you recently visited a building where you were concerned about the Fire Safety Precautions or management - if so complete the online form to report your concern or contact us:
Phone on 01443 232716 (Normal Working Hours) or 01443 232000 (24 hour number).