Building issues

Documents and guidelines relating to the physical environment of a public building (venue), e.g. accessibility, health and safety, technical specifications, design issues, etc.

Disaster planning for hosting touring exhibitions, the Heritage Council

Guidelines and factsheet for drawing up a contingency plan for procedures to protect temporary artworks and exhibitions in the event of physical threat such as fire, flood, etc. From the Heritage Council’s Museum Standards Programme for Ireland, 2012.

Risk assessment form, The Source

Risk assessment evaluation form for visiting production companies, 2011

'Guidelines for building a new arts venue', TheatreForum

Report on design and fit-out considerations for new buildings, 2007

'Shift in perspective: an arts and disability resource pack', Arts & Disability Ireland

Resource pack for professional and community-based venues, galleries, theatres and related arts organisations, 2010

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