FILM PRODUCTION RISK ASSESSMENTThis document is intended as a basic template to assist in the completion of a risk assessment for film production activities.Detailed information is available from a variety of risk management and risk assessment specialists. Useful information can also be obtainedfrom the Health & Safety Executive www.hse.gov.ukWhen conducting a risk assessment, consider all the likely hazards; who may be harmed, property which may be damaged, and the controlsalready in place. Then, for each likely hazard, bearing in mind the controls already in place, record the ‘risk assessment’ level. The furtheraction(s) to be considered will be determined by the level of risk assessment.HAZARD IN WHICH SCENE PERSON WHO MAY PROPERTY THAT RISK CONTROLS RISK ASSESSMENT FURTHER ACTION IS THIS HAZARD BE HARMED COULD BE ALREADY IN PLACE *See chart TO BE TAKEN PRESENT? DAMAGED Water Scene 3 Cast and Crew Production N/A MODERATE Cameras should be equipment kept at a far distance from the water at all times Weather Changes All scenes Crew Electrical Equipment Umbrellas and MODERATE Weather reports shelter made must be checked available. No the morning prior to electrical equipment the shoot. No to be used in scenes to be filmed severely wet in water conditionsTraffic Scene 1 and 2 Cast or Crew All production Being aware of your EXTREME Be aware of how equipments surroundings busy the road is and knowing where to be.
Risk Assessment ChartThink about the likelihood of the potential hazard vs. the consequences if it actually happens.Hazard likelihood / Consequences RISK ASSESSMENTVERY LIKELY TO HAPPEN or SEVERE CONSEQUENCES (ie. Someone could get EXTREMEseriously hurt)Could happen or mild consequences (i.e. someone could suffer a minor HIGHinjury)Unlikely to happen or minor consequences (i.e. production could be slightly MODERATEdelayed)Rarely happens and very insignificant consequences LOW