Facility & Event Safety


UKA Safety Guidance and more information (November 2018)

UKA announces new throws cage safety specification (November 2018)

Please be aware that when issuing competition licences UKA does not assess the safety of the facility as this is a legal responsibility of the venue and the event organiser.

For safety guidance relating to events and facilities we recommend that you utilise the following resources which are available on the UKA website:

•             UKA Track & Field Safety Guide for Competition http://www.uka.org.uk/EasySiteWeb/GatewayLink.aspx?alId=161996
•             General facility guidance               http://www.uka.org.uk/governance/facilities/ 
•             Event Checklist - General Facilities            http://www.uka.org.uk/EasySiteWeb/GatewayLink.aspx?alId=140349 
•             Event Preparation checklist - Event Specific          http://www.uka.org.uk/EasySiteWeb/GatewayLink.aspx?alId=140350 
•             Event Preparation Checklist         http://www.uka.org.uk/EasySiteWeb/GatewayLink.aspx?alId=156176 
•             UKA Track Operator Handbook   http://www.uka.org.uk/EasySiteWeb/GatewayLink.aspx?alId=140362