Need medics on site?
Reliable medical and safety services for productions and events that require high-quality support
Production companies, event organizers, and studios need reliable medical and safety services on site.
Trusted medical and safety services since 2006
At Cape Medics, your production’s safety and well-being is our top priority. Since 2006, we have been dedicated to delivering exceptional medical and health and safety services tailored specifically to the unique needs of the filming industry. Our extensive experience with South African production companies and leading international studios and production houses is a testament to our commitment to excellence.
With strategically located branches in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban, we ensure prompt and efficient local support for your production needs. Our proven and tested services have been refined through years of hands-on experience, allowing us to seamlessly integrate into your production and implement reliable systems without disrupting your creative process.
We understand the importance of having a trusted partner to handle your production’s medical and safety requirements. That’s why our primary goal is to provide dependable and effective services, ensuring the safety and well-being of your cast and crew while maintaining compliance with industry standards
Health & safety
Cape Medics is staffed by a team of safety consultants who have a strong track record of implementing Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) systems and managing production projects in the UK and US. We offer a logistically integrated multi-service approach that covers Fire, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), COVID Compliance, and EHS.
Our goal is to ensure compliance with environmental, regulatory, occupational health, and industry requirements in order to create a proactive, healthy, and safe working environment. We conduct regular quality assurance audits on our deliverables to ensure our health and safety package is effective and meets the specific needs and requirements of our clients.
Film & set
Cape Medics has been providing Medical Services and Health and Safety Service to the filming industry since 2006. To date, we have worked for most South African production companies as well as a host of international studios and production houses. With branches in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban, we are able to service most productions locally.
All our services have been proved and tested whilst working in the industry, we are not here to learn ‘how’ during your production, but to perform and implement proven systems. Our goal is to provide reliable and effective medical and safety services to our clients, making us a trusted partner for productions that require high-quality support.
Fire & rescue
Since 2010, Cape Medics has been a reputable fire and rescue service provider, boasting a team of trained and certified fire professionals with a minimum of Fire Fighter 1 level certification. Utilizing cutting-edge Foam/CAF technology for fire suppression, our equipment, all under five years old, ensures optimal performance.
Proudly owning our state-of-the-art equipment, we possess the Jaws of Life, including industrial jaws/cutters capable of handling 100mm tubing. For high-risk stunt and special effects sequences, our specialized stunt crash rescue teams provide expert support to ensure safety and success.
Remote medical response
Our advanced life support clinics can be found at international airports throughout South Africa. These clinics have experienced staff who can handle emergencies and perform minor procedures to diagnose and treat different medical conditions.
They can give critical care to stabilize patients who need further medical attention. At Cape Medics, we focus on providing great emergency medical services and transportation.
Our advanced life support clinics and skilled staff are important resources for travellers and others needing medical care while moving around.
Cape Medics is an occupational health service provider that is affiliated with Boschendal clinic. They offer on-site health services in the form of a dedicated occupational health nurse practitioner, supported by an occupational medical doctor.
This service is available as a standby in-house clinic, ensuring that employees have access to medical assistance when required. In addition to their medical services, Cape Medics also provides health awareness through educational programs, helping to promote a healthier and safer workplace environment.
Social responsibility and affiliations
50's Cricket World Cup
We are excited to announce that Cape Medics has been selected as the official medical provider for the 2023 Over-50s World Cup, the largest ever international over-50s tournament featuring 14 teams.
All 56 matches will be live streamed and live-scored, with the Match Centre serving as the go-to destination for scores.
The Veterans Cricket Association of South Africa YouTube channel will provide live streaming, while the World Over-40s and Over-50s Facebook page will share links to scoring and streaming on match days.
IMED Cape Town
Cape Medics has partnered with IMED pathology lab, a Cape Town-based medical service provider specializing in COVID-19 testing.
Through this collaboration, we offer antigen, PCR, and Rapid PCR tests for COVID-19, ensuring accurate and dependable testing services for our clients.
Furthermore, we have the ability to deliver results within an hour of testing using the Gene Xpert machine.
The 1cc is a non-profit organization that provides free emergency medical care and transportation by land and air. Their services aim to offer critical help to those who need medical attention, especially during emergencies. The organization’s team consists of medical professionals such as doctors and nurses, as well as pilots and drivers who work 24/7 to respond to emergencies and assist those in need.
Additionally, they offer training and support to local communities to improve their emergency preparedness and prevent medical crises. Overall, the 1cc plays a crucial role in delivering life-saving services, focusing on providing NICU transportation to communities in need.
Please contact us for more information or to get a quotation.
3 Oasis Road, Hazendal, Western Cape, South Africa