Quarry   Safety Claire Jo James Brian
Contents Introduction Page 3 Dangerous Machinery and Tools  Page 4 Dangerous Hazards  Page 5 Safety Negligence  Page 6 Saf...
Introduction It is very important to be safe in a Quarry.  If you don’t, you might get very seriously injured or get kille...
Dangerous Machines and tools There are many dangerous machines and tools in a quarry. These include tip trucks, bull dozer...
Dangerous Hazards Here is a list of things you might encounter in a quarry, and have a problem with.  Deep Lakes, Quick Sa...
Safety Negligence Here is a list of negligent things that can happen in a Quarry environment. Slips, trips, manual handlin...
Safety Equipment <ul><li>Here is a list of things you will need to be safe in a Quarry.  </li></ul><ul><li>Hard Hat </li><...
Graph & Legend
Ways to Avoid Accidents in Quarries <ul><li>Here is a list of ways to avoid dangerous accidents in quarries. </li></ul><ul...
Photo Courtesy Hard Hat:  http://www.firstaidandsafetyonline.com/admin/uploads/hard-hat-yellow.jpg Safety Harness:  http:/...
Photo Courtesy (continued) Heavy Machinery:  http://www.ashishmarine.com/products/earht%20moving1.jpg
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    1. 1. Quarry Safety Claire Jo James Brian
    2. 2. Contents Introduction Page 3 Dangerous Machinery and Tools Page 4 Dangerous Hazards Page 5 Safety Negligence Page 6 Safety Equipment Page 7 Injury Graph Page 8 Ways to avoid accidents in Quarries Page 9 Photo Courtesy Page 10/11
    3. 3. Introduction It is very important to be safe in a Quarry. If you don’t, you might get very seriously injured or get killed. In this PowerPoint presentation, you will see what can happen if you don’t listen to the rules and what you can do to avoid problems you might encounter in a quarry.
    4. 4. Dangerous Machines and tools There are many dangerous machines and tools in a quarry. These include tip trucks, bull dozers, diggers and explosives. There are pictures below of these things.
    5. 5. Dangerous Hazards Here is a list of things you might encounter in a quarry, and have a problem with. Deep Lakes, Quick Sand, Piles of Sand and falling rocks. The pictures below will show you some of these hazards.
    6. 6. Safety Negligence Here is a list of negligent things that can happen in a Quarry environment. Slips, trips, manual handling, falls from heights and vehicle related.
    7. 7. Safety Equipment <ul><li>Here is a list of things you will need to be safe in a Quarry. </li></ul><ul><li>Hard Hat </li></ul><ul><li>Safety Harness </li></ul><ul><li>Steel Capped Boots </li></ul><ul><li>Safety Glasses </li></ul><ul><li>High visibility vest </li></ul>
    8. 8. Graph & Legend
    9. 9. Ways to Avoid Accidents in Quarries <ul><li>Here is a list of ways to avoid dangerous accidents in quarries. </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t go near heavy machinery, if you don’t have safety equipment. </li></ul><ul><li>Never go in wearing thongs or other shoes that don’t cover your feet properly. </li></ul><ul><li>Always go with a guide if you are a visitor. </li></ul><ul><li>STAY OUT if you are not a worker at the Quarry, or you don’t have permission to do so. </li></ul>
    10. 10. Photo Courtesy Hard Hat: http://www.firstaidandsafetyonline.com/admin/uploads/hard-hat-yellow.jpg Safety Harness: http://geargurublog.files.wordpress.com/2009/06/miller-safety-harness.gif?w=171&h=219 Boots: http://www.surplusandoutdoors.com/images/product/main/BLACK-DM-BOOT-DM048A.jpg Safety Glasses: http://www.easy-house-painting-tips.com/images/Safety_Goggles1.jpg Vest: http://www.indigoclothing.com/images/links/high_vis_tabard.jpg Quarry1: http://www.m.godden.btinternet.co.uk/Bowers_Quarry2d.JPG Quarry2: http://www.kspg.org/images/reedquarry.jpg Tip Truck: http://www.constructionweekonline.com/pictures/gallery/PMV/Tip_Top_Trucks_5.jpg Explosive: http://www.fbi.gov/headlines/terror112906.jpg Injury Graph: http://www.dme.qld.gov.au/zone_files/inspectorate_pdf/mqu_lti_bodypart_0308.pdf Injury: http://www.dme.qld.gov.au/zone_files/inspectorate_pdf/mqu_lti_bodypart_0308.pdf
    11. 11. Photo Courtesy (continued) Heavy Machinery: http://www.ashishmarine.com/products/earht%20moving1.jpg

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