We are the largest, most experienced safety consultants to the media and entertainment industry. Our safety support, advice, training and equipment enables our clients to achieve their creative goals, safe in the knowledge they are protected from risks at work.

White Lines | Left Bank Pictures
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A Suitable Boy | Lookout Point
Safety Support
Quiz | Left Bank Pictures
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Gangs Of London | Pulse Films
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Killing Eve Season 3 | Sid Gentle Films
Safety Support
Sitting in Limbo | Left Bank Pictures
Safety Support
Liar 2 Two Brothers Pictures
Safety Support
RuPaul's Drag Race UK | World of Wonder
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Kate & Koji | Hat Trick
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Call The Midwife | Neal Street Productions
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Belgravia | Carnival Films
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SAFETY SUPPORT

Online resources, email and telephone advice and onsite advisers. We provide all the support you need to keep your production, event or workplace safe and compliant. Click below to see how we can help you.

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SAFETY TRAINING

Equip yourself and your team with the knowledge and skills to stay safe and within the law. Our safety, fire and first aid courses are delivered in our central London training room or at your premises or location.

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SAFETY EQUIPMENT

Our central London equipment store is your one-stop shop for all safety, fire and medical equipment. For sale or hire, we have everything you need to keep your people protected.

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Online Training with First Option

Our online training courses over Zoom are proving very popular while many of us are having to work from home. Why not make best use of this time to get up to speed with the knowledge and skills to get back into production safely. 

Book your place on our Safe Management of Productions, separate COVID-19 Production Protocols course or Fire Warden training today.

Need help with a safety issue?

Call our safety advice line:
0203 301 1256 Option 1
Or email: advice@firstoption.group

Request Onsite Support

Complete our online form to book onsite safety, fire or medical support.
Or call: 0203 301 1256 Option 2

Our Retained Service

Over 250 companies retain us to provide their on-call safety advice and support.
Talk to us about a retainer package to suit your company or project.

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First Option TV and Film Production Health and Safety Advisor Training Course

First Option TV and Film Production Health and Safety Advisor Training Course

First Option have developed the world’s first TV and Film production Health and Safety Advisor training course. 

For the past three months, First Option has been putting its team of over 30  in-house and associate consultants through the course, and will be making it mandatory for all new consultants joining the team.  



 

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COVID-19 Hygiene

COVID-19 Hygiene

Tips on how to disinfect and stay up to date on COVID-19  hygiene

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COVID-19 Public Transport - The Risks

COVID-19 Public Transport - The Risks

Despite early fears of high transmission, the risk from public transport appears low and can be managed, especially in groups without other risk-elevating factors. 
In fact transmission associated with public transport is very hard to find, especially in areas where adherence to universal mask use is high. 


 

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The Chain Of Infection

The Chain Of Infection

The 'chain of infection’ paradigm is principally applied to tackling HAIs (healthcare associated infections but it is a very useful framework for thinking about stopping COVID in non-healthcare settings too. 

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