|Document ID (ISN)||101889|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Quarry Fact File Q 29
Health and Safety Executive
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, June 2003. 8p. Illus. 6 ref.
||This booklet comments the safety issues to be addressed in quarries. The following topics are covered in the form of a check-list with illustrations showing the correct and the wrong way to act: design; management; training; workforce involvement; management structure; continuing development; electricity; conveyors; lifting and handling; access on/off vehicles; sheeting; all-round visibility; excavation; edge protection.
||occupational safety; training material; quarrying industry; United Kingdom
||conveyors; trenching and excavating; lifting of loads; electricity; visibility; safety by design; role of supervisory staff; workers' participation; check lists; safety and health training; safety guides; role of management
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
Mining and quarrying