How to Perform a Nightclub Risk Assessment

Posted on: November 6, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Nightclubs are great spots for celebrating the weekend after a long, stressful week. With hit music playing and colorful environments, nightclubs are perfect for getting out with friends and letting loose. But for owners and operators of nightclubs, they can quickly turn into moving liabilities. From fire hazards to overcrowding to the general safety and […] Read More

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How to Prevent Fights in Nightclubs and Other Establishments

Posted on: October 9, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

When alcohol, emotions, and loud noises mix together, an old fashioned row could occur between patrons. Bar fights put everyone at risk, from the patrons involved to those nearby to those working in an establishment, potentially causing major damage to peoples’ well being and the integrity of the bar or nightclub. Freakonomics reported on a […] Read More

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Nightclub Lighting Safety: How to Put on a Show Without Any Danger

Posted on: July 10, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

For nightclub owners, operators, and managers, setting the scene inside the club with the right lighting is important when it comes to creating a fun environment that people want to be in. Lighting is an integral part of creating an atmosphere where people want to come and dance and party with their friends. But lighting […] Read More

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What Safety Precautions Should a Nightclub Take in 2019?

Posted on: February 27, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

One of the first reported nightclub tragedies in the United States was reported back in 1801 in Virginia when a meeting hall fire broke out, killing more than 70 people. Flash forward to today and tragedy is still striking with news of nightclub shootings and a steady stream of fights breaking out. Security has become […] Read More

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Nightclub Fights: Where the Liability Lies

Posted on: October 17, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Bar fights may only last for a moment, but the fallout from them and all they can affect can be extensive. Brawls at bars and nightclubs can carry legal ramifications, but where does the fault rest? Is it the drunk and disorderly patrons who exchanged punches and kicks? Or is it on the shoulders of […] Read More

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Nightclubs, Make Sure You Know What Your Bouncer Can Legally Do

Posted on: May 9, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

There are a number of different misconceptions when it comes to the power that nightclub bouncers have. Most people see them as members of authority at a nightclub or bar, but don’t actually know what they can and can’t do. Sometimes a bouncer crosses the line and gets involved in physical altercations, and even then […] Read More

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Spotting and Handling an Underage Patron

Posted on: March 28, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

One thing that will always be a constant concern in the restaurant and hospitality industry is the issue of underaged drinking. While, obviously, bar and nightclub owners can’t handle what happens off their premises, they can ensure they’re taking the right steps to enforce strict rules against underaged patrons. It’s the bar’s or restaurant’s responsibility […] Read More

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Nightclubs & Branding: A Critical Relationship

Posted on: September 7, 2017 by RMS Hospitality

As any nightclub owner understands, branding and marketing the spot as something unique is as beneficial as serving quality drinks and creating a lively atmosphere. Being authentic is something that every new business must establish, and the nightclub sector is no exception. In this series of posts, we’ll cover how to create and implement a […] Read More

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Adult Nightclubs & The Right to Refuse

Posted on: February 21, 2017 by RMS Hospitality

For customer service professionals, the infamous tagline seems to seep into their everyday interactions: “The customer is always right.” However, this is not always the case, and serving customers who pose liability and legal issues is a huge risk for nightclubs, bars, restaurants, and the like. While it may be challenging for some industry experts […] Read More

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Running a Successful Nightclub

Posted on: August 30, 2016 by RMS Hospitality

Starting a nightclub can be a lucrative venture for aspiring entrepreneurs. If your clients enjoy socializing, late nights, and dancing, this industry is the perfect fit for them. However, the success of a nightclub relies on more than just serving good drinks and playing great music. In fact, there is a science behind the success. […] Read More

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