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Opinion mark nicholls

The five most important steps to synthetic turf safety

Mark Nicholls founded TURFconsultants – an educational and knowledge source for the synthetic turf industry and stadia around the world. As a turf consultant and expert on field safety, he outlines the most important considerations and precautions when it comes to the playing surfaces.

Opinion Safe standing

Safe standing and controlled crowding

Kat Steinberg, associate director for sports and events at Movement Strategies, explains how standing in stadia has evolved, and underlines the value of gathering and analyzing crowd event data

Opinion Chris Gill

Managing risk

Chris Gill, risk management expert at QBE Business Insurance, discusses the unique challenge of preparing stadia for major sporting events