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Transportation Fact Sheet

This fact sheet provides safety information related to the transportation of dangerous goods, and the transportation of workers: Transportation Fact Sheet PDF  

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WHMIS Fact Sheet

The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) provides information about hazardous materials, referred to as controlled products, used in the workplace. Under WHMIS, workers have the right to receive information about each controlled product they use, its identity, associated hazards, and safety precautions. WHMIS Fact Sheet PDF

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Locations Fact Sheet

Prior to the day of shooting, a production representative should be designated to review the location and determine if obvious safety hazards exist. This designated person is often the Locations Manager or Assistant Locations Manager. The facility/site representative is often a good resource for determining possible hazards. The following should be determined prior to prep […]

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Construction & Woodworking Fact Sheet

This fact sheet provides safety information related to working with hand tools, power tools, and explosive-actuated fastening tools in order to ensure accident prevention. Construction Woodworking Fact Sheet PDF

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Fire Prevention Fact Sheet

Before renting or occupying a house or a building, the producer must ensure that it meets fire prevention standards and that it contains the necessary fire fighting equipment, in compliance with the NFPA 140. Fire Prevention Fact Sheet PDF

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Fishbones Fact Sheet

In the Motion Picture industry, electrical ladders or cable hangers, also known as “fishbones”, are sometimes used to suspend or organize electrical cables. Fishbones are generally constructed out of plywood. A plastic commercial model is also available. Fishbones should be understood to be a component in a cable management system and not intended to be […]

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Construction & Demolition Fact Sheet

The Production/Employer must ensure that safe work practices are being used when different work is carried out simultaneously at the same location. If a work process could potentially jeopardize the safety of the people present, the Production/Employer must ensure that these hazards are eliminated through organizing the work accordingly and by controlling access to the […]

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Makeup & Hairdressing Fact Sheet

This fact sheet provides safety information on makeup and hairdressing products and practices used in the motion picture, television, performing arts and live events industries. Makeup and Hairdressing Fact Sheet PDF

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First Aid Fact Sheet

This info sheet provides first aid information for personnel working in the motion picture, television, performing arts and live events industries. For establishing the level of first aid required, address each separate work location (production of office, construction shop, studio or locations etc.) and have the appropriate person or supervisor complete the First Aid Assessment […]

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Concussions Motion Picture Fact Sheet

A concussion is generally the result of a blow to the head, face or jaw, or even elsewhere on the body. A concussion may also result from a whiplash effect to the head and neck. Health effects can include wide range of short- or long-term changes affecting thinking, sensation, language, or emotions. Concussion Fact Sheet […]

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EpiPen Motion Picture Fact Sheet

This fact sheet is intended to give information on the supply and use of an EpiPen® as part of a first aid kit in the motion picture & TV industry. An EpiPen® and EpiPen Jr® Auto-Injectors are for the emergency treatment of life-threatening allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) caused by allergens, exercise, or unknown triggers. EpiPen Fact […]

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Propane Guidelines Motion Picture Fact Sheet

This fact sheet has been prepared to alert industry members to the hazards associated with the use of propane and propane-fired heaters, and to outline safe work practices. View and download the Propane Guidelines Motion Picture Fact Sheet PDF here.

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Washroom Facilities Motion Picture Fact Sheet

The employer must ensure that a sufficient number of plumbed washrooms are readily available for the crew. Readily available means the walking distance from a working area to a washroom should not be more than 60 metres (200 feet). In multi-storied workplaces, washrooms should not be more than one floor above or below the working […]

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Welding, Cutting & Allied Processes Fact Sheet

This fact sheet provides safety information on welding, cutting and allied processes in the motion picture, television, performing arts and live events industries. Welding Cutting Fact Sheet PDF

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First Aid & Emergency Transportation Fact Sheet

At each new site, WorkSafeBC requires a first aid assessment to determine the level of first aid certification and equipment needed. The first aid assessment is one aspect of a production’s risk assessment; it is performed to identify risks and ensure the employer is offering an appropriate level of care at each location. This fact […]

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Tension Grid Safety Performing Arts Fact Sheet

This fact sheet is intended to give information on safe work procedures when working on a tension grid installed in a performing arts venue.

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Photographic Dust Effects Motion Picture Fact Sheet

A wide variety of products are used to create photographic dust effects in motion picture and television production. This fact sheet has been developed to inform and assist production is when using these products. It is important that productions fully understand the potential effects of exposure, especially if harmful ingredients are present. Dust Effects Fact […]

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Power Line Distance Motion Picture Fact Sheet

Power Line Distance Fact Sheet PDF This fact sheet should be used anytime work is being done near overhead power lines and in conjunction with the following Safety Bulletins: Traditional Camera Cars Elevating Work Platforms Lighting Systems & Other Electrical Equipment Camera Cranes  

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Use and Set-Up of Large Tents Fact Sheet

When planning any activity requiring the use of a tent that will be occupied by people, the first step is to conduct a risk assessment. The risk assessment will help identify how much space you need and help identify risks associated with flammables (i.e. hair/makeup, costumes, paints, food services, clothing racks, etc.) The risk assessment […]

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Working Alone or in Isolation Motion Picture Fact Sheet

Working alone or in isolation – According to the Regulation, to work alone or in isolation “means to work in circumstances where assistance would not be readily available to the worker in case of an emergency, or in case the worker is injured or in ill health.” Working alone or in isolation is fairly common […]

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