Does My Show or Venue Need a Railing?

Live Events Track

If you’ve got a stage edge, elevated scenery, choir or band risers, overhead catwalks or festival VIP platforms, you’ve probably wondered how to deal with this question. Often the answer is clear, but sometimes you may be dealing with tricky creative challenges. During this discussion, we’ll focus on the legislated requirements and risks that must be considered, as well as additional precautions, so you can keep your people and productions safe from falls.


Presenter: Janet Sellery is one of Canada’s leading experts in health and safety and the arts. As a Health & Safety Consultant (Sellery Health + Safety), Janet focuses on customizing programs, training, and resources to reflect the constantly evolving and unique demands of the live performance environment.

Learn more about the facilitator here.