Quarry Safety Week 2016: 24th-28th October

The Health and Safety Authority and the Irish Concrete Federation are jointly supporting Quarry Safety Week 2016

This will take place Monday 24th - Friday 28th of October 2016 and will run concurrently with the European Week  for Safety and Health at Work ... Organised by EU-OSHA.

The ICF's Health and Safety Committee has prepared Safety Bulletins on 5 areas and these can be downloaded by clicking on the links below

QSW Letter

Martin O'Halloran CEO of the Health and Safety Authority signing the Quarry Safety Week letter with Gerry Farrell CEO of the Irish Concrete Federation

Quarries are encouraged to deliver a tool-box talk to staff on one of the topics each day of the week using the bulletins as a training guide.

HSA Inspectors will be conducting an intensive round of nationwide safety inspections throughout the week.

A copy of the letter sent to ICF members promoting Quarry Safety Week can be downloaded here