Call WB Safety (818-954-2890) when:
Opening your production office or scheduling your first tech scout. We would like to discuss your production’s safety program and obtain information regarding safety while at WBSO.
Planning a major stunt, car chase, or special effect.
Helicopters, aircraft, watercraft, motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATV’s) are used.
Prior to any use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles or Unmanned Aerial Camera Platforms (i.e. drones).
Planning to film in, on, or around water.
Intending to drain the Lagoon, Stage 15 or Stage 16 water tanks, or Ranch pool, or any other filming pool.
Contemplating demolition of any major set or structure.
Drums of hazardous materials not associated with your production are present upon arrival.
Production employees may be exposed to safety hazards or hazardous materials that are present as a result of the proximity to another employee, production company, or vendor.
Scaffolds three stories (36 feet) or higher are being constructed.
Cranes and equipment exceeding 10,000 lb. are used on a soundstage.
You have questions about the load-bearing capacity of a stage floor, truss, or backlot platform (roof, fire escape, etc.)
A Cal-OSHA or other governmental agency inspector visits your stage or location. The inspector should be asked to wait, if possible, until a representative of S&EA is on site. (See Inspection Procedures for OSHA and Other Regulatory Agencies on the following page.)