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Film and Real World Violence
November 28, 2019

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
October 9, 2019

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
October 1, 2019

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
September 11, 2019

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. 
Sustainability in Film and Television
August 29, 2019

Sustainability in Film and Television

While the importance of health and safety on set is widely acknowledged, increasingly productions are placing a similar emphasis on safeguarding the environment and ensuring productions are sustainable
Safeguarding In Production
June 14, 2019

Safeguarding In Production

Safeguarding - our associate safeguarding and child protection expert, Caroline Brant, former head of safeguarding at the BBC, explains why safeguarding is so important and what measures productions need to take to fulfil their duties in this important area.