The Sports Production Safety Group (SPSG), provides safety training designed to make it easier for sports networks to comply with state and federal safety regulations while making our productions a safer place to work.
The health and safety training modules provide crews for all networks and leagues with a single set of best practices and recommendations that make it easier for everyone to understand expectations and stay safe on the job.
To collaborate within the sports broadcasting industry to accomplish the following Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) goals:
- Develop, implement and maintain consensus standards specific to the industry.
- Develop comprehensive EHS programs to ensure that production and operations personnel within the industry receive relevant job specific guidance.
- Provide consistent design, construction and maintenance guidance to sports venue owners, operators and design entities.
- Provide an online health and safety training and credentialing program.
Meet the Board
Vice President, EHS
Executive Director, EHS
Fox Networks Group
Senior Director, Safety & Health
Director, Corporate EHS
NBC Sports Group
Occupational Health & Safety
Disney Risk Management & Business Continuity
The Walt Disney Company
Safety & Health
Senior Safety Manager
Fox Networks Group
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Operations & Technology
SPSG develops and publishes consensus standards intended to prevent death, injury, property and economic loss for the sports broadcasting industry.
SPSG training and credentialing program consists of an introductory Orientation Course, which covers such topics as injury and illness prevention, personal protection equipment, lifting safety, and hazard communication.
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The SPSG Venue Portal houses over 1,500 stadiums, arenas, fieldhouses, golf courses, etc., representing all facets of the sports industry from the NFL and MLB to the NHL and PGA. Included with each venue are key personnel, first responders and rally points should the site be evacuated or an emergency arise. Venues, both domestic and abroad, are added as our productions expand and grow.
Forms & Checklists
Forms, checklists and other documents help foster a safe workplace and maintain EHS compliance.
Pocket Safety Cards for Tool Box Talks & More! – Available in English & Spanish.
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