Safe Sets with Kieran Cato
Define safe right now? With restrictions lifting in Australia and the economy grinding back into action, now is the ideal time to start charting the high road to a 'COVID safe' production workplace.
In Episode 7 we take a deep dive into current COVID-19 safety protocols with some sage advice from Kieran Cato of CATO Location Services, and an extended discussion on currently available guidelines.
We cover safety officers on set, how Cato Logistics have pivoted to meet the extra precautions, and where the industry can look right now for guidance on safe and productive ways of working.
CATO Location Services provides production services to the film & TV industries including traffic management, security personnel, location servicing vehicles, unit and gear hire.
Links mentioned in this episode
Commercial Producers Council - represents members working in advertising production within Australia.
CPC COVID-19 Guidelines - last updated 30-4-20, please check with CPC for most up to date version.
DHHS General Guidance for Businesses - general guidance across a range of business specific scenarios.
DHHS Guidelines on use of PPE - specific guidance on the use of PPE including where workers need to breach 1.5 meter rules.
Film Victoria COVID-19 Updates - page updated frequently with news related to the screen and general production industry.
Create NSW - covers Arts and Screen production within NSW.
Department of Health - latest updates on Coronavirus around Australia.