|Document ID (ISN)||75173|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet INDG303
Health and Safety Executive
||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, 1999. 14p. 13 ref.
||This booklet provides practical guidance to the United Kingdom Quarries Regulations 1999, which aims to improve the safety record in the quarrying industry. Contents: responsibilities of operators and contractors; worker participation; training and qualifications; controlling risks at excavation and tips, with vehicles and with explosives; inspection and maintenance; escape and rescue; first aid; fences to limit access and trespass.
||United Kingdom; plant safety organization; training material; quarrying industry; legislation
||explosives; harmful substances; maintenance; training manuals; hazard evaluation; earthmoving equipment; fire protection; inspection; qualifications; comment on law; workers' participation; escape and rescue
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Mining and quarrying