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Document ID (ISN)75763
CIS number 00-1639
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2458-7
Year 1999
Convention or series no. HSE Approved Code of Practice L118
Health and Safety Executive
Title Health and safety at quarries: Quarries Regulations 1999
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1999. vi, 94p. Illus. 50 ref. Price: GBP 9.75.
Abstract Guide to the application of the 1999 Quarries Regulations (see CIS 00-1224). Topics: comment on directive; earthmoving equipment; escape and rescue; explosives; fire protection; harmful substances; hazard evaluation; inspection records; labour inspection; legislation; medical supervision; occupational accidents; permits-to-work; plant safety and health organization; quarrying industry; responsibilities of employers; United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; plant safety and health organization; quarrying industry; legislation
Descriptors (secondary) occupational accidents; explosives; responsibilities of employers; harmful substances; hazard evaluation; escape and rescue; earthmoving equipment; labour inspection; inspection records; medical supervision; comment on directive; permits-to-work; fire protection
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying