prEN 17879

Event structures - Safety requirements

General information

40.10 harmonizedStageCodeLabel.40.10   May 13, 2022


CEN/TC 152 Fairground and amusement park machinery and structures - Safety

European Norm

91.040.99   Other buildings | 97.200.10   Theatre, stage and studio equipment


This European standard specifies the minimum requirements necessary to ensure the safe design, calculation, manufacture, assembly, operation, disassembly, inspection and maintenance of the following, but not limited to: indoor and outdoor structures e.g. Stage roofs, stage floors, follow spot towers, PA towers, LED support structures, Bespoke structures, hospitality structures, temporary spectator facilities. The above hereafter called event structures which are intended to be installed and dismantled specifically for an event.

Life cycle


prEN 17879
40.10 harmonizedStageCodeLabel.40.10
May 13, 2022