Risk Assessment

In order to comply with the statutory regulations of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, all exhibitors,  displays  and  stand  holders  are  required  to  complete  a  Risk  Assessment  form  with the Trade Stand Application.
 The Health and Safety Risk Advisors must know in advance of any exceptional HAZARDS being introduced to the  Showground. Alternatively,  you  may  send  us  details  of  your  existing  Health  and  Safety  arrangements  for attending Show grounds. The following are the main hazards that may be encountered.

Slipping / Tripping e.g. Guy Ropes, pegs Sharp instruments, blades and sharp edges  Vehicles e.g. tractors, fork lifts, quad bikes, trucks
Fumes / Fuel spillages    Gas, gas cylinders, LPG  Hot Fluids e.g. refreshments
Electricity Generators Water boilers / Ovens / Hobs  Display boards, racks and cabinets  Moving parts on machinery 

Please complete our on line risk assessment, or down load a form to send to us (by post or e mail) DOWNLOAD RISK ASSESSMENT FORM

IF YOU ARE BRINGING A GENERATOR, CLICK HERE
        

IF YOU ARE PROVIDING REFRESMENTS, CLICK HERE   

 
 

MOVING VEHICLES.

Please drive at a maximum of 5mph on the show ground.

Take great care of busy people not paying attention to vehicles, and children.

IF YOU HAVE MOVING / WORKING MACHINERY OPERATING DURING THE SHOW, CLICK HERE

ADDITIONALLY, (and a requirement of entry)

If you have any source of ignition, or flammable substances, then you are required to carry out your own risk assessment.

This will detail (as a minimum) sources of ignition and control measures

If you have ANY sources of ignition or flammable substances on your pitch, it is a requirement that you provide a suitable fire extinguisher

IF YOUR STAND HAS ANY ADDITIONAL RISKS NOT ALREADY COVERED, CLICK HERE

 

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