Action Media Safety, the Scottish arm of First Option, the largest, most experienced safety consultants to the media and entertainment industry, with over 30 years of experience in the industry.

Action Media Safety works with over 400 production companies, venues and events each year. We support drama, entertainment, factual, news, sports, children, live events and the music production in film, TV or theatre.

With a dynamic and skillful team, we ensure that your production, event or workplace is safe and compliant. We are renowned for our can-do, sensible approach to safety on productions and are the favourite choice in Scotland.


Our health and safety advisers are ready to support your production, event or venue. Below is a list of all the services we offer. Call us today, to discuss your project needs.


  • Production Onsite Support
  • Risk Assessment
  • Medical Cover
  • Fire Support
  • Security
  • Remote Location
  • Events Support
  • Field Support
  • High Risk Policy
  • Health and Safety Policies
  • Equipment
  • Phone & Email Advice
  • Group Retained Services
  • Risk Assessments
  • Our retained service can provide your organisation with:
  • Health and Safety Requirements
  • Support for your in-house safety team
  • Policies and Systems
  • Daily Advice and Support
  • Training
  • Equipment
  • Service Solutions

For more information on our services, please click the link here:

Call us today, to talk to us about a retainer package to suit your company or project.

Call: 0203 301 1256


Safety training increases your team’s ability to identify hazards, analyse the risks and control them adequately.
A wide variety of courses are available but courses can be tailored to meet specific needs.


  • Emergency First Aid at Work (1, 2, 3 day training)
  • Fire Warden
  • Hostile Environment Training (2,3 and 4 days)
  • Safe Management of Productions
  • Online Risk Awareness Safety Training
  • Cyber Essentials for Media Production
  • Drone Fundamentals
  • Safe Management of Live Events
  • Safe Management of Radio Productions
  • Safe Management of Special Effects
  • Safe Management of Stunts
  • Senior Managers’ Briefing
  • Manual Handling
  • Managing Safety in Premises and Offices
  • Working at Height

For more information on our training services, please click the link here:

Call us today, to book your course: 0203 301 1256