Safety, Health & Environment
Staff at Aggregate Industries' Croft Quarry in Leicestershire are helping to create a new woodland wildlife habitat with the planting of 2,000 trees.
Tarmac and the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) have launched the Bird Challenge for Business 2000, a year-long campaign aimed at recognizing the conservation achievements of British businesses...
DESPITE having one of the best health and safety records in the world, every year some 400 people in Britain are killed in accidents at work and up to 25 million working days are lost through work...
MIDLAND Quarry Products have been awarded a Restoration Award from the Quarry Products Association for their outstanding restoration to agricultural and tree belt land at Cliffe Hill Quarry in...
FUNDING from Tarmac has played a major part in spreading 112 million heather seeds over 40 acres of Shropshire's craggy Stiperstones hills.
A partnership between Lafarge Redland Aggregates and Derby City Council was marked by Margaret Beckett, MP for Derby South, when she opened improvements to a riverside path and cycleway.
The Banks Group have been awarded a Tidy Britain Group Millennium Marque for their restoration work at Oakenshaw in County Durham.
Hanson Aggregates are taking part in a national project to help protect dormice. Careful management of an ancient Somerset woodland may lead to an increase in the local dormouse population.
English Nature environmentalists say a landmark partnership with industry will help transform the riverscape between Tamworth and Burton, in Staffordshire.
Lafarge Redland Aggregates have restored two former quarries on the Anglesey heritage coastline.
Spillard Safety Systems have recently introduced the Sears Seating range of products. The seats, manufactured in South Wales, can be customized to fit any application.
PPE specialists Protector Technologies have launched a new safety helmet specifically designed for use in the most arduous environments.
ROTHERHAM Sand and Gravel, one of the Quarry Products Association's smaller members, recently achieved ISO 14001 accreditation.
Health and safety training specialists Instant Training have developed a unique EPIC-approved training programme for Tarmac Quarry Products, the first in Europe to cover all elements of working at...