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    We help create the conditions for effective safety management.

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    We work with our partners to educate and inform.

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    We promote spectator safety and accessible stadia.

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    We advise on sports ground safety design and management .

The Sports Grounds Safety Authority (SGSA) is the UK Government’s expert body on safety at sports grounds.

We write guidance including the Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds (the “Green Guide”) and carry out a range of statutory functions in relation to football in England and Wales and advisory functions in relation to other sports both within the UK and internationally. 

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The SGSA is recruiting

The SGSA is currently seeking applicants for two vacancies at its London HQ.

Injury Statistics 2015-16

SGSA collates and publishes details of the number of reported injuries at Premier and Football League clubs and International grounds.

The SGSA Spectator Safety Conference – Preview Programme

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Conference early booking rate only applies until 13.00hrs on 16 January book now!

Laura Strong joins the SGSA

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The Sports Grounds Safety Authority (SGSA) welcomes Laura Strong to the SGSA team.