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COVID-19 Update and Guidance
April 2, 2020

COVID-19 Update and Guidance

Confirmed cases now sit above 938,373 with over 47,273 deaths recorded Globally; US is now the Global epicentre reporting 216,722 (5,000+ died). Italy 110,574 (13,155 died), Spain 104,118 (9,387 died), China latest 82,394 (Hubei 3,193 died), Germany 77,981 (931 died), France 57,763 (4,032 died).


In UK a total of 152,979 people have been tested, of which 29,474 where confirmed positive. Positive numbers will be much higher but not recorded due to current testing regime. 2,352 patients who tested positive have died. Increase of 563 on the previous day.

Production Assistant Paralysed on the set of Batwoman
March 19, 2020

Production Assistant Paralysed on the set of Batwoman

Amanda Smith, a Vancouver Comedian and Production Assistant was severely injured on the set of The CW’s Batwoman on Wednesday 11th March 2020.

 

Source: GoFundMe Page

Cybersecurity - Remote Work
March 19, 2020

Cybersecurity - Remote Work

With remote working a necessity, it’s essential to make sure security is at the heart of the way  it’s implemented. And it’s particularly important because attackers know the pandemic makes us more vulnerable. Martin Turner is Managing Director of our cybersecurity partner, Full Frame Technology, and sets out the key points to consider. 
How To Stay Safe In A Pandemic (Covid-19)
March 10, 2020

How To Stay Safe In A Pandemic (Covid-19)

Coronavirus has now been detected in many countries, including a number of cases in the UK, and for this reason it is important that we take steps now to prevent it spreading further.
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March 10, 2020

How To Stay Safe In A Pandemic (Covid-19) copy 7883

Coronavirus has now been detected in many countries, including a number of cases in the UK, and for this reason it is important that we take steps now to prevent it spreading further.
Stuntwoman Injured In Rehearsals For Lord Of The Rings
March 4, 2020

Stuntwoman Injured In Rehearsals For Lord Of The Rings

Elissa Cadwell, a Brisbane-based stunt woman, actor and dancer was recently injured on the set of Amazon’s Lord of the Rings television series, during rehearsals at Kumeu Film Studios. 
Crane Collapse Kills 3 On The Set Of 'Indian 2'
February 28, 2020

Crane Collapse Kills 3 On The Set Of 'Indian 2'

During the filming of ‘Indian 2’ on Wednesday 19th February, a crane fell over killing three crew members and injured ten more. According to sources, The Assistant Director, Krishna, Art Assistant Chandran and Production Assistant, Madhu were killed in the accident at EVP Studios.

US Events Companies Fined Over Fatal Boom Lift Accident
February 19, 2020

US Events Companies Fined Over Fatal Boom Lift Accident

The Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined, Pickathon LLC and GuildWorks LLC after two workers were killed at the Pickathon Music Festival in August 2019.