Showtex Assessment

Your basic event health and safety knowledge is assessed by answering these 40 questions.
- There is only one correct answer per question.
- You're only allowed 20 minutes (timer is at bottom right of your screen) so don't go googling answers.
- As soon as you've answered the question, you cannot go back to change your answer.
- Unanswered questions count as wrong answers.
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1. When working at night, what must you do?
2. On a drawing, you see 1:200. What does this mean?

What is a risk assessment?

4. When setting up generators, the following is true.
5. When planning a small exhibition in a hotel, which document is most important for the planning process?
6. What is "lock out tag out"?
7. What do you need to do during the summer time in the UAE when working outside?
8. What hazards exist when using a CO2 extinguisher?
9. Must a risk assessment be available to staff on site?
10. When do you have the highest dynamic loads in a rig?

Why should you avoid waste buildup on your event site?


What license does the driver of a cherry picker need?

13. What are circuit breakers for?

What mainly determines the size of a power cable?

15. During a site inspection, what should you ask for if you want to hang a lighting rig?
16. Which document is necessary when a temporary structure is completed?
17. What can you use to keep an object(such as a lamp) from falling, should the primary fastening fail?
18. When coming on site, what should a supervisor do first?
19. When using power tools, what’s the first thing you should do?
20. How many newtons are 100 kg?
21. Why must cables always have the proper rating?
22. How do you know a fire extinguisher is usable?
23. How must a generator fuel tank be constructed?
24. What is a hot works permit?
25. You see a worker in flip flops working on a stage. What do you do?
26. What does not belong in a site induction?
27. How do you promote a good safety culture?
28. What are RCD’s or ELCB’s for?
29. Are knots allowed in wire ropes?
30. When does your staff need to wear a helmet on site?
31. Which 3 conditions are necessary to start a fire?

Which fire extinguisher should be used for electrical fires?

33. When leaning a ladder against a wall, what ratio must be applied?
34. What kind of force is a dynamic load?
35. What is the safest way to access a lighting fixture that is 10 meters high?
36. Who must supply PPE?
37. Before placing heavy objects on an exhibition floor, what do you ask the venue?
38. What is the maximum height to base ratio of a scaffold?
39. How much does water weigh per cubic meter?

When do you need a staff member trained in first aid on your event site.

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