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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SAFETY SUPPORT

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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SAFETY TRAINING

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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SAFETY EQUIPMENT

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: 0203146 0433

Or email: advice@1stoptionsafety.com

Our Retained Service

Over 250 companies retain us to provide their on-call safety advice and support.

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Latest News

A Day In The Life Of: James Ross At Lake Garda, Italy

A Day In The Life Of: James Ross At Lake Garda, Italy

We Interviewed our Safety Advisor and Medic, James Ross on his latest rock climbing marketing campaign in Lake Garda, Italy. He gave us an insight into the health and safety procedures and precautions that had to be put in place for this adventurous project.
The Royal Opera House loses its appeal against Viola Player

The Royal Opera House loses its appeal against Viola Player

The  Royal Opera recently lost its appeal against Viola player, Mr Chris Goldscheider whose hearing was permanently damaged whilst rehearsing, Wagner’s Die Walkure. This case will bring further scrutiny to the potential hazards of noise in performing groups and employers will need to ensure they are managing the risks effectively.
Mental Health: A Timely Reminder For The Television Industry

Mental Health: A Timely Reminder For The Television Industry

The Mental Health Foundation states that the leading cause of death in the UK, for young people aged 20 to 34, is suicide. Statistics shows that men are 3 times more likely to commit suicide compared to women and the recent death of Love Island contestant, Mike Thalassitis, has highlighted the need for television productions to ensure that full support and aftercare is given to cast and crew members for their mental health and well-being. 
First Aid Training In The Workplace

First Aid Training In The Workplace

1st Option's Marketing Assistant, Vandana Thanki took part in the Level 3, Emergency First Aid at Work training course last month and shared her experience and why you should train your organisation in First Aid.  

Some of our fantastic clients

Left Bank Pictures
Freemantle Media
Endemol
CNN
Royal Opera House
BBC
Mamoth Screen
Global


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