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02 July 2010 | Plant & Equipment

Transport Support’s latest HVDS (high-voltage detection system) is designed to prevent vehicles and machinery with a variable height from coming into contact with high voltage overhead power lines...

19 February 2010 | Education & Training

The second ‘Quarry Question Time’ organized by the Derbyshire Branch of the Institute of Quarrying was held last night (18 February) at the University of Derby on the theme of ‘Health, Safety and...

18 November 2009 | Safety, Health & Environment

The 67-page booklet from Mentor Training has been designed specifically for operators of overhead cranes and those responsible for the safe slinging of loads.

28 October 2009 | Safety, Health & Environment

OVER 400 people are killed every year throughout Europe from near-side turning collisions. To help prevent these incidents Transport Support have introduced an audible warning system.

Many employers, particularly SMEs, are confused by the numerous health and safety occupational standards and training courses available.

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03 November 2008 | Health & Safety

With substantial plant operating on open-plan worksites, and aggravating factors such as noise and dust, the quarry industry needs to be especially rigorous in managing the risks of...

03 November 2008 | Health & Safety

Supplying plant that is inherently safe – as standard

01 July 2008 | Legislation & Regulation

Are your machines, tools and equipment trustworthy?

By Simon Matthews, specialist disease and illness lawyer, Crutes Law Firm

02 June 2008 | Legislation & Regulation

New legislation introduced in April means that quarry managers who fail to fulfil their health and safety obligations will now be at fault for workplace injuries in the eyes of the law and those...

02 June 2008 | Maintenance & Repair

Having the right tools on hand and applying basic belt repair safety guidelines can help make belt maintenance faster and easier, ensuring downtime is kept to the minimum

01 June 2008 | Education & Training

When it comes to lowering health and safety incident levels in quarries across the UK it is pure aggregates suppliers that usually come to mind.

01 June 2008 | Legislation & Regulation

With new corporate manslaughter legislation dangling the threat of an onerous prosecution over firms with staff who die while at work, there has never been a better time to take a close...

03 September 2007 | Legislation & Regulation

The Government’s love of on-the-spot fines is coming to a quarry or recycling site near you.

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