|Document ID (ISN)||110489|
|Convention or series no.
||Do you work in a quarry? A simple guide to the Quarries Regulations 1999
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, May 2010. 11p. Illus. 13 ref.
||http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg303.pdf [in English]
||This revised booklet explains the main requirements of the Quarries Regulations 1999 (see CIS 00-1224) and provides practical guidance to improve safety and health in the quarrying industry. There is more detailed information in the Approved Code of Practice and guidance (see CIS 01-1291), for which a new edition is due later in 2010. Contents: operators; contractors; health and safety document; training and competence; controlling risks; inspection and maintenance; danger areas; barriers to discourage trespass.
||United Kingdom; maintenance; responsibilities of employers; safety training in industry; safe working methods; inspection; subcontractors; quarrying industry
||workers' participation; safety guides; check lists; qualifications; public OSH institutions; notification of occupational accidents
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
||Mining and quarrying