Category: Safety

Welcome to The Roadies of Color United (R.O.C.U.) Touring Professionals International Network Website.

IATSE Stagecraft Safety Committee releases COVID reopening recovery plan

July 22, 2020 NEW YORK, NY  — IATSE released a set of guidelines Tuesday detailing a possible COVID-19 Safety Program for stagecraft workers in entertainment venues and workspaces like Theaters and Live Performance Venues. This comes as Broadway and most of the live event/performance industry enters nearly the fifth month of being shut down due…
Read more

Some Thoughts from Bandit Lites’ Michael T. Strickland: June 30 Might Define Live Events for the Year

By PLSN Staff NASHVILLE — Bandit Lites chair and founder Michael T. Strickland issued a statement on June 3 that includes his thoughts on reopening events after this year’s Covid-19 shutdowns. In his statement, he notes how protests in recent days may yield, as an unintended consequence, important data on the risks of gatherings by…
Read more

To restart live events, provide clear guidelines and liability protections | Commentary

By MATTHEW KASTEL COVID-19 has made mass gatherings for professional sports, concerts and attractions like Disney World a thing of the past. With the live event and attraction industry dependent on the mass gatherings of people for financial survival, its return is not without hurdles and uncertainty, both in the short and long term. With an…
Read more

PRG Pivots Toward Combating COVID-19

By: Francisco Rendon Production Resource Group, LLC – a worldwide leader in event, entertainment and scenic production – is dedicating its substantial resources to supporting the medical industry while the world grapples with COVID-19. PRG and two local sub-contracting companies are working to manufacture face shields for 300,000 health workers in New York and the…
Read more

ENHANCED UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS IN THE CORONAVIRUS AID, RELIEF, AND ECONOMIC SECURITY (CARES) ACT– FINAL VERSION

By Tara O’Neill Hayes Updated and corrected March 26, 2020, 9:20am EST to account for the expiration of the $600 increase in weekly payments for all UI recipients after July 31, 2020. Executive Summary Included in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act—the third emergency response package to deal with the economic fallout of the…
Read more

Active Shooter

IF YOU ARE INVOLVED IN AN ACTIVE SHOOTER INCIDENT

FEMA V-1000/March 2018 An active shooter is an individual engaged attempting to kill people in a confined space or populated area. Active shooters typically use firearms and have no pattern to their selection of victims. Remember this can happen anywhere and at anytime Prepare NOW HOW TO STAY SAFE WHEN AN ACTIVE SHOOTER THREATENS If…
Read more

RSS
Follow by Email
LinkedIn
Instagram