offers tourism safety sessions in Burnham-On-Sea area
District Council will be holding a free training event for caravan
and holiday park operators in the Burnham-On-Sea area on health
and safety issues.
event, on March 2nd at Brean Leisure Park, is being organised
by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), South West Tourism
and local environmental health departments.
council spokeswoman Claire Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The
aim of the training is to raise awareness of the key health and
safety issues facing the industry and to give practical advice
on how to avoid risk to staff and visitors and to enable operators
to comply with the law."
event will provide health and safety information on risk assessments,
gas safety, fire safety, electrical safety, Legionnaires Disease
and asbestos dangers.
sessions will also be available regarding crime prevention, swimming
pool management and play area safety.
council is offering two free places per holiday camp for a half
days training. Places will be limited and must be booked
in advance by calling 01392 353220.