Back to basics on health and safety

If the quarrying industry is to achieve its stated aim of zero harm to people on sites, it must do more to make them safe places to work, say Mike Phillips and Roy Bush. After all, the main causes for fatal accidents have not changed in 25 years

by Mike Phillips
Conveyors are one of the main causes for fatal accidents at quarries, just as they were 25 years ago. Photograph: Sandrerro/Ru.Wikipedia
Conveyors are one of the main causes for fatal accidents at quarries, just as they were 25 years ago. Photograph: Sandrerro/Ru.Wikipedia

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