Safety

Power to The People

10 Jan 2022

“Unify, Connect, Empower” is the motto of Melbourne manufacturing start-up ONEStage, a company dedicated to keeping the show going at the source – power and signal

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Live Nation, Travis Scott, Drake, Sued over Astroworld Disaster

10 Nov 2021

Multiple lawsuits, and criminal and civil investigations have been launched following the tragic loss of eight lives

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Open Comment Period on the International Code of Practice for Entertainment Rigging

10 Nov 2021

The International Code of Practice for Entertainment Rigging is open to comments and changes from the international rigging community until Dec 10 2021

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Protect Your Business from Ransomware – An Urgent Guide

14 Sep 2020

With three major companies in our industry hit with costly and disruptive ransomware attacks over the last few weeks, we’ve put together a primer and ‘how-to’ in order to protect Australian businesses from this widespread threat.

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How are you coping?

26 Aug 2020

This is a difficult time for the industry. If you’re feeling stressed, you may wish to participate in a brief mHealth intervention, freely accessed through a project run by The University of the Sunshine Coast.

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Queensland publishes Industry Framework for COVID Safe Events

8 Jul 2020

Queensland has published the first government policy that outlines rules, restrictions, permissions, and requirements for events with over 500 attendees

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What Needs Updating in the Test and Tag Standard?

14 May 2020

Seeking comments on possible updates to the Test and Tag Standard AS/NZS 3760:2010 Standards New Zealand, the maintainer of the much-loved Test & Tag standard AS/NZS 3760 In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment, has put together a proposal to update our favourite electrical safety standard, and is seeking comments and additions from stakeholders…

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Coping with sudden change: “Does humour belong when there’s no music?”

29 Apr 2020

Now that our gig economy suddenly has no gigs, we are each of us responding in different manners. We are all coming to terms with someone telling us we can’t do what we love.

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Jands Online Initiatives – Training and Socialising

25 Mar 2020

Jands have stepped up in this time of crisis and have gone online to support our industry. Here’s what’s on offer

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Crisis Update – PM bans all indoor gatherings over 100. Here’s what you can do to help

18 Mar 2020

Most our industry is officially closed for business, but we will get through this together.

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COVID-19 – The travel bans are temporary. This too shall pass.

4 Mar 2020

Microsoft has cancelled the Melbourne leg of its ‘IoT in Action’ event series. This comes on the heels of multiple event cancellations across the country. Production companies and their staff are bearing the brunt of irrational panic.

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Events cancelled as coronavirus spreads

25 Feb 2020

Australian production firms are now feeling the pinch, as corporate events that require international travel are being called off.

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