NAVIGATING UNCERTAINTY North Star provides training, risk management consultancy, and specialist safety, medical and logistics support to the media, TV, and Film sector.

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PREPARE

We deliver specialist training to the Media, IO/NGO and Corporate sectors that gives people the safety, security and first aid skills needed to work in challenging and hostile environments.

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EQUIP

We provide a range of safety equipment for sale or hire to News, TV and Film productions.

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ENABLE

We support News, TV and Film Productions that are exposed to increased levels of physical and reputational risk as a result of location, geo-politics, or content.

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Some of our clients

First Option
First Option
Human Rights Watch
ERM
CBS
Dulcimer Films
Czre
Boardwalk
Raw
Plimsoll
KEO Films
FCDO
Icon Films
Windfall Films
Media
Wall to Wall
Volant Media

What We Do

North Star provides training, risk management consultancy, and specialist safety, medical and logistics support to the media, TV, Film, IO/NGO and Corporate Sectors. We offer tailored services to safely and securely enable your editorial or business ambition. We support your end-to-end risk management needs in hostile or challenging environments around the world, and have had boots on the ground from Mexico and Peru, to Nigeria, Kenya and Sudan, to Ukraine, Afghanistan and Gaza, and many places in between.

Who We Are

Formerly part of First Option Safety Group (the UK’s largest safety consultants to the media and entertainment industry), North Star is an independent company with a portfolio of talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences that is matched by an equally wide client base of global broadcasters, large and small production companies, the print media, the UK government and blue chip FTSE.