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Guidance designed to help CEOs & others understand the requirements placed on the “quarry operator” to implement a safe geotechnical management process at their quarries.

A brief legislative review is accompanied by emphasis on keeping records of geotechnical appraisals & assessments in the quarry’s H&S Document.

Guidance is also given on:

  • management structure,
  • monitoring & review,
  • inspection,
  • benches & haul roads,
  • emergency procedures,
  • risk to the public,
  • permit to work,
  • danger areas,
  • explosives,
  • excavations & tips,
  • geotechnical assessment,
  • records & notifications,
  • worker participation.