Singing Entertainer Risk Assessment

Hazard People at risk Action taken Notes
Electric shock Performer and assistants Carry out visual check on electrical equipment before use. Do not perform with bare wires, faulty plugs etc. Do not permit liquid near the electrical equipment
Tripping and falling Public and entertainers Keep area tidy. Do not lay cable in walk ways unless covered or taped down. Make sure everybody present has a clear exit out of the space Event organiser must ensure the performers have an enclosed, dedicated space to sing in. Event organiser must ensure there is adequate space for both entertainers and the public for this activity
Tangled in wire Mostly younger children Do not let children hold the microphone. Do not let children play with the wire. Make sure surplus wire is covered or taped down