|Document ID (ISN)||109670|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0958-479X - Safety and Health Practitioner
|Convention or series no.
||Mar. 2009, Vol.27, No.3, p.46-48. Illus. 3 ref.
||Quarrying is one of the most dangerous industries in which to work. An initiative launched in 2000 in the United Kingdom has succeeded in greatly reducing the number of accidents in this sector. This article highlights some of the key points of the initiative based on cooperation, workers' involvement and training, and discusses how they could be possibly applied to other sectors.
||United Kingdom; quarrying industry; plant safety organization; safe working methods
||safety training in industry; cooperation; workers' participation; role of management
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Mining and quarrying