Positive COVID-19 Test Reported in Los Angeles

FSC PASS has been alerted to a positive COVID-19 test of an LA-based industry member who worked on several sets earlier in the week. The individual had been testing for COVID-19 daily, and they and those who may have been exposed are now quarantining. No additional...

COVID Exposure Reported on Adult Set in Nevada

FSC PASS is in contact with two people who tested positive for COVID-19 following a shoot earlier this week on a small set in Nevada. They and others on that set are now quarantining. All were testing regularly, and had tested negative prior to the shoot. Contact...

FSC PASS Participants to See Record Levels of Reimbursement from Performer Subsidy Fund

Performers who tested at PASS Certified clinics between June 12 and August 31 will receive reimbursement checks that cover nearly the full cost of testing, according to FSC PASS administrator Ian O’Brien. Checks will be sent out today, September 14. “The benefits of...

FSC to Partner with Agents to Track COVID-19 Exposures

FSC has recently learned of several incidents in which performers and crew were exposed to COVID-19 on adult film sets in the past few weeks. Because the testing was done outside of PASS, through production companies that are not members of FSC, there has not been...

FAQ: “If the pandemic is so bad, why isn’t there a mandatory production hold?”

With news of rising infection rates across the US, including the main production hubs for the adult industry, along with learning about at least a dozen cases of COVID-19 among talent and crew who tested outside of PASS, we’ve been asked one question more than any...

FAQ for COVID-19 Modifications to PASS

Is PASS Panel clearance the same as COVID-19 clearance? No. We’ve included a new field, separate from the PASS Panel clearance, titled “Last Neg. COVID-19 Result”. This field shows the date of the last non-reactive COVID-19 test results, and the number of days since...

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FSC: COVID-19 TESTS NOT YET EFFECTIVE FOR PASS

FSC: COVID-19 TESTS NOT YET EFFECTIVE FOR PASS COVID-19 tests are not effective in guarding against on-set transmission of the coronavirus, and should not be used to determine on-set risk to talent and crew. The production hold called by FSC in March remains in effect...

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Update on Current Production Hold

3/25/2020 Update on Current Production Hold We are lifting the mandatory production hold related to use of non-standard testing protocols by THL. There were no positive tests for either syphilis or HIV. However, the voluntary production hold related to coronavirus...

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FSC TO TAKE PASS OFFLINE FOR REMAINDER OF WEEK

FSC has been made aware of an inconsistency in the way a handful of recent tests were processed. There have been no positive tests for HIV, nor do we suspect any threat to the integrity of the performer pool. However, out of an abundance of caution, FSC PASS will go...

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Coronavirus Voluntary Production Hold FAQ

Coronavirus Voluntary Production Hold FAQ Why did you do this? We called for the voluntary shutdown because the State of California has asked all “non-essential” businesses to close — and mandated the closure of movie theaters and dine-in restaurants —  in order to...

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FSC PASS – HANDLING GONORRHEA EXPOSURE

Clarification: We are NOT seeing increased rates of gonorrhea in the performer pool, we were just asked to clarify how people should handle potential gonorrhea exposures. This also applies to other STIs. FSC PASS clearance greatly reduces the risk of potential...

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