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.

Killing Eve Season 3 | Sid Gentle Films
Safety Support
Gangs Of London | Pulse Films
Safety Support
Liar 2 Two Brothers Pictures
Safety Support
RuPaul's Drag Race UK | Worlds of Wonder
Safety Support
Kate & Koji | Hat Trick
Safety Support
Call The Midwife | Neal Street Productions
Safety Support
Belgravia | Carnival Films
Safety Support
Noughts & Crosses | Mammoth Screen
Safety Support
Edinburgh International Festival 2019
Safety Support

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.

What our clients are saying

A Day In The Life Of: David Osborne At The Rila Mountains, Bulgaria (Pilgrimage - Series 3)

A Day In The Life Of: David Osborne At The Rila Mountains, Bulgaria (Pilgrimage - Series 3)

We interviewed our Remote Areas Medic, Safety Advisor & Hostile Environments instructor, David Osborne on his latest project, Pilgrimage - Series 3 in The Rila Mountains, Bulgaria. He gave us an insight into the health and safety procedures and precautions that had to be put in place for this adventurous project.

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First Option works with ScreenSkills To Create Covid-19 Training For Productions

First Option works with ScreenSkills To Create Covid-19 Training For Productions

First Option works with ScreenSkills To Create Covid-19 Training For Productions to help film and television productions return safely back to work.
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COVID-19 Production Manual - The Yellow Book

COVID-19 Production Manual - The Yellow Book

Our production guidance has been updated and developed and into our COVID-19 Production Manual - 'The Yellow Book'.  The book is free to clients and available to non-clients for a small charge. 

Our general guidance has been replaced with our generic COVID-19 Risk Assessment template.   



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COVID-19 and Production FAQs

COVID-19 and Production FAQs

Answering the most frequently asked questions about COVID-19 and production.  Providing the latest information and the ability to ask us about common issues. 

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