1st Option Safety Group

TV, Film and Events Health and Safety Consultants. Working as part of your team to enable your creativity while protecting your people and your business.

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Online resources, email and telephone advice and onsite advisers. We provide all the support you need to keep your production, event or workplace safe and compliant. Click below to see how we can help you.

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Equip yourself and your team with the knowledge and skills to stay safe and within the law. Our safety, fire and first aid courses are delivered in our central London training room or at your premises or location.

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Our central London equipment store is your one-stop shop for all safety, fire and medical equipment. For sale or hire, we have everything you need to keep your people protected.

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Need help with a safety issue?

Call our safety advice line: 0203 301 1256 Option 1
Or email: advice@1stoptionsafety.com

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Complete our online form to book onsite safety, fire or medical support.

Or call: 0203 301 1256 Option 2

Our Retained Service

Over 250 companies retain us to provide their on-call safety advice and support.
Talk to us about a retainer package to suit your company or project.

Latest News

Film and Real World Violence

Film and Real World Violence

The recent film, Blue Story sparked violence at a number of cinemas in the first 24 hours of it being released, alongside Warner’s Brother’s recent R-rated film, Joker, which hit the big screen in the first week of October but there was heightened security in theatres across the US, fearing that the film could be a potential trigger for violence.
Canadian Health and Safety Authority Investigates Deadpool 2 Fatal Accident

Canadian Health and Safety Authority Investigates Deadpool 2 Fatal Accident

The Workers’ Compensation Board of British Columbia (WorkSafeBC) has completed an incident report on the fatal motorcycle accident of Joi Harris on the set of Deadpool 2 in 2017.
Working at Height and Rescue - Riggers and Production Personnel

Working at Height and Rescue - Riggers and Production Personnel

MCL-UK and 1st Option have teamed up to create and develop a working at height and rescue course for riggers, production staff and theatre operatives.
Cybersecurity Training

Cybersecurity Training

Martin Turner is a former BBC Bureau Chief, head of operations (and one its first video journalists) who has broken every rule in the cybersecurity handbook. Now running our cybersecurity partner, Full Frame Technology, he explains what goes into a successful course…and how to ensure people enjoy them. 

Some of our fantastic clients

Left Bank Pictures
Freemantle Media
Royal Opera House
Mamoth Screen