Letter from the Chair

Much was achieved in our September meeting and the future looks exciting in the world of event safety.

Following on from our very successful Counter terrorism conference last May we, analysed comments and are planning our next spring series based on the theme" The show must go on", hot topics raised by our poll and issues raised over the last few months ....watch this space for details. Thank you all for your feed back and suggestions.

The new green guide is to be published on 15th October and highlights some significant changes. It covers all persons now and not just spectators. Leadership must now be shown in the zone EX area, formally the last mile zone, there is advice on crowd modelling, fire engineering and new density figures for terraces. Its £95 for hard or E copy .

Those of you interested in policing at events may find this link useful.

We are also proud sponsors of the NOEA (National Outdoor Events Association) Best Practice Award.

That's all for now but please keep your ideas coming.

Richard.

CFIOSH, FRSH, MCIEH