Health and safety

Keep it safe

St John Ambulance cannot accept liability for loss, damage or personal injury to yourself or anyone else as a result from your event, even when raising money for St John Ambulance.

Carry out a risk assessment before your event to ensure that everyone involved (staff, volunteers, participants, members of the public) stays safe. For further information on risk assessments please visit hse.gov.uk.

Your event must be covered by insurance. Arranging insurance for your event is your responsibility. St John Ambulance cannot provide insurance for your event. Please contact our Events team for more information.

Food hygiene and allergies

Food hygiene is vitally important, especially around allergies like nuts, etc. Take care when preparing, storing, displaying and serving food and ensure that ingredients are clearly marked.

The Food Standards Agency can provide more information on food safety. It is also possible to check the food hygiene rating of food business including caterers.

For more help or information please contact the events team at events@sja.org.uk or call 0207 3244168.

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