Media Risk Management Service

Get Your Story Out – Safely.

Journalists and content creators are facing greater risks than ever before. Physical, digital, psychological, and legal threats are everywhere. 

RiskPal offers best-practice media safety and risk management through our unique blend of user-friendly technology and industry expertise. Our platform helps media professionals navigate risks, enabling them to effectively assess and mitigate threats, so they can start their next assignment faster and safer.

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Managing productions and outside broadcasts involves complex logistics and safety considerations.

RiskPal simplifies this process with customisable risk assessment templates and streamlined workflows.



Don’t just pay lip service to health and safety by box ticking.

RiskPal makes risk assessment worth doing by empowering workers with industry-leading advice and a suite of configurable templates that cover all your organisation’s safety needs.



Conflict zones and challenging investigations represent the pinnacle of news production, but they also expose personnel to life-threatening situations. 

RiskPal’s offers built-in safety guidance and on-hand expertise to help you safeguard your team and operations.

RiskPal Can Help You With Your Media and Production Risk Assessment

Digital Risk Assessment Platform Tailored to Media Companies

Whether you are in news journalism, television, audio, print or film production, our platform provides a comprehensive risk assessment solution to protect your team and operations. Key features include:

  • Pain Free Risk Assessment: Collaborate with colleagues and don’t waste time formatting documents or searching for advice with our easy-to-use software.
  • Media Specific Assessments: Benefit from tailored templates that are specific to your activities and assignments.
  • Easily Accessible Safety Guidance: RiskPal offers a searchable library of safety information for all media needs, written by experienced media safety experts.

Media Expertise

We have provided advice on thousands of complex news stories, productions and investigations, offering unparalleled consultancy support in the following areas:

  • On-call Advisory: Retained consultancy to advise on your assignment and guide your risk assessments.
  • Crisis Management: Develop robust risk management processes and crisis management response plans to ensure preparedness for security incidents and emergencies.
  • Risk Management Audits: Analyse your risk management policies and processes, benchmarked against industry best practice and peers.

Make safety simple with RiskPal, your trusted risk management expert.

Trusted By

“RiskPal has given us a digital risk assessment solution that is intuitive, efficient and easy to use. The students have quickly embraced it in their work and collaboration between team members has improved.”

Bex Hopkins

Head of Production Management, The National Film and Television School (NFTS)

We have benefited from the ease of the platform when planning logistically difficult production travel. RiskPals advisors are always incredibly helpful in providing their expertise to ensure risk assessments are thorough and that the team is aware of all safety options and precautions. Technical support is also available… this is especially helpful when working with freelancers.

Cheree Houston

Production Manager

Using a cloud-based system means you spend your time thinking about your specific project rather than constantly updating old forms. The system offers up practical advice on how to mitigate risks, while also giving you the option to add your own protocols for more specific tasks.

Andy Lee

Series Producer Unreported World, ITN

RiskPal is our trusted risk management partner. Their expertise in developing comprehensive risk assessments, which take into account our organization’s unique inherent risks, and assisting in the formulation of our internal risk policies, including our Duty of Care policy, has been invaluable to our operations. With their professional and meticulous approach, RiskPal has consistently delivered exceptional results, making them an essential asset in ensuring the safety and success of our organization.

Michelle Stone

Associate Operations Coordinator, The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED)

We turned to RiskPal to help us set up the largest and most elaborate security operation we have ever had for a major news assignment and they did not let us down: within days we had a growing team of high-quality security advisers, supporting us on this [Ukraine] dangerous story. RiskPal stepped up and delivered in the face of enormous challenges.

General Manager

Global Logistics & Security, Global News Agency

We appreciate the support and reassurance that RiskPal gives in helping us to make our productions as safe as possible. We would recommend working with them.

Eddie Morgan

Executive Producer, Northern Town

RiskPal has helped us effectively manage our risk assessment process. It’s been easy to integrate and adapt to our internal operations and our evolving health, safety and travel requirements.


Global financial news organisation

“I have never completed and had a risk assessment approved so quickly before!”

Africa Correspondent

Global financial news organisation

“RiskPal (…) allows our teams to quickly create a risk assessment in a few clicks for a simple shoot, yet it can be tailored easily for bespoke situations.”

Michael Byrne

Group Head of Health & Safety, News UK

“RiskPal reassures me as a manager. I know my team has the best practice guidance before any task. So they behave more safely and at the same time there is little bureaucratic headache.”

Delilah Jeary

Series Producer, ITV News

Get Started with RiskPal Today

If you are making challenging content that pushes the boundaries, we’ve got you covered.  Partner with us to take your risk management to the next level