The Event Medicine Company has been providing medical cover for all types of events since 2002.

That experience counts - over the years we have built a terrific team of over 280 medical professionals who provide pre-hospital medical care support ranging from onsite First Aider services, to full-on A&E level trauma cover for high risk events (with field hospital capability, where appropriate).

The scalability of our offering allows us to support a vast range of events. To put this into context please refer to the list below, which shows the main types of events we can cover (NB: This is not an exhaustive list so if your event type is not shown, please contact us to discuss your requirements):

Small & Medium-Sized Events

  • Village Fetes & Fairs, Dog Shows (including Agility events), Charity Events
  • School, College & University Events (e.g. Annual Proms, Sports Days)
  • Corporate events, Conferences & Exhibitions
  • Running events (e.g. Fun Runs, Park Runs, 10k, Half & Full Marathons)
  • Endurance Events (e.g. Ironman & Triathlons)
  • Water Sports (e.g. sailing & open-water swimming events, Powerboat Racing)
  • Martial Arts, Boxing, Cage Fighting competitions
  • Field Sports (including Football, Rugby, Hockey and Cricket)
  • Firework Displays

High risk events

  • Equestrian & Horse Racing (e.g. Point-to-Point, Flat & Steeplechase Races, Showjumping & Pony Club competitions, 3-Day Equestrian events)
  • Motorsport (including all forms of track racing, Karting, Track Days, Grass Track, Quad Bikes,Motocross)
  • Bicycle & BMX races (including Velodromes, outdoor tracks, cross-country)

Large scale events

  • Airshows (we are the provider of choice for Farnborough Airshow)
  • Major Sporting Events (we covered the 2018 European Championships in Glasgow)
  • High Level Security Events (we have covered events such as NATO Summits)
  • Public Events (we covered the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar event at Portsmouth, with over 250,000 visitors attending per day)
  • Concerts & Music Festivals, County & Country Shows, Steam Rallies, Christmas Fairs, Boat Shows (and similar style trade or public events)


When you first contact us, our team will discuss your event with you and provide advice on the level of medical support typically needed for it. This includes covering any legal requirements that may apply, so you are fully aware of your duties and responsibilities as an organiser.

Our experienced team apply their knowledge to help you with planning and risk assessments. They’ll also assist with any paperwork, related documents, and liaising with your local NHS hospital and ambulance services (where relevant), so preparations for your event run as smoothly as possible.

If you have any questions, our Head Office team are happy to help you.


Whether you need medical support for a small or large event, the team at The Event Medicine Company are here to provide you with confidence that our medical cover is appropriate for the size of your event.

You also have the reassurance that our team of qualified First Aiders, HCPC registered Paramedics, Emergency Nurses, Doctors, Ambulance Technicians, Medical Technicians, and advanced medical and critical care teams are all fully insured for Public Liability, Medical Malpractice and Professional Indemnity.

To find out more or to discuss your event, please use the two links below to contact us or place an enquiry.

Copyright © 2018 The Event Medicine Company Ltd | All Rights Reserved

The Event Medicine Company