Best Practices for Staying Safe in Entertainment Industry Applications
Entertainment | Hoisting & Lifting Equipment | How To's | Safety and Training | by Brian Leister & Nick Fleming | Aug 18, 2020
Our final Safe + Sound Week discussion covers Safety in Entertainment Rigging with Entertainment Industry Experts, Brian Leister & Nick Fleming. Learn what every stagehand should have in their kit, gain an understanding of the evolving safety culture and the importance of training and certifications, and walk away knowing the most important people to make friends with you may have never thought about.
Brian Leister is a CM Entertainment Industry Product Trainer located at our Rock Lititz Training Center in Lititz, Pennsylvania. He specializes in entertainment rigging, rope access, and hoist maintenance. Brian is an ETCP certified rigger (Arena) and an ETCP Recognized Trainer. He is also a SPRAT 3 & IRATA 3 certified rope access technician.
Nick Fleming is a CM Entertainment Business Development Specialist at Columbus McKinnon Corporation. He joined CM in 2017 and has been contributing to the entertainment industry for more than 10 years. Nick has an extensive background in sales, operations, and marketing managing large rigging departments to small rigging service teams.