Event Water Safety Services
Using our subject matter experts from our water safety Team could not be easier; establish contact and we will start your events preparation with great care.
Professional Rescue will in consultation conduct an independent risk assessment on the water safety of your event, we will then in accordance with current legislation, sporting governing body (where applicable) and professional first responder best practice guidelines offer you a robust plan to discharge your ‘duty of care’ to the attendees whether participants or spectators.
The events that we can assist with include any event where persons go near, on or in the water either as a participant or spectator e.g. ‘Triathlons, Duathlones, swim races, vehicle races, boat races and any other ‘Outdoor Water Related Events’.
Thereby facilitating the requirements of the following areas:
- Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
- Health & Safety at Work Regulations1992
- The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1994 (COSHH)
- Personal Protective Equipments at Work Regulations 1992
- HSE (HSG192) Charity & Volunteers Working: A Guide To Health &Safety at Work
- Civil Contingencies Act 2004
- Services & Local Operating Policies
- Risk Assessments
- Audit trails and proof of competency
Once approved, the water safety plan will be managed for you so that resources and logistics are co-ordinated to ensure that the ‘steps to be taken’ are fully addressed by the written Risk Management Plan(s). This Plan will form the basis for all training and implementation strategies and any consulation(s) required with enforcement agencies which we will undertake for you.
We are very dynamic, practically and ‘ground truth’ oriented and fully understand conditions and other factors e.g. meteorological conditions change with dynamic effect on safety and plans. Being from the First Responder background we are professional in securing safety plans and risk assessments to ensure all participants safety within the environment of operations.
We can provide all managerial and staffing services together with assets and equipment to ensure that your events can be successful.
For further information or a discussion please in the first instance email us at: