Man crushed by equipment at quarry in Brooksville | …

2021-12-3 · BROOKSVILLE, Fla. — A man is dead after a serious industrial accident at an aggregate supplier in Hernando County, the sheriff''s office said. Deputies say it happened shortly after 9 a.m. at ...

SAFE MAINTENANCE – QUARRYING SECTOR

2018-1-22 · The German statutory accident insurance institution for the quarrying industry reported that between 1999 and 2003, 48% of all accidents in the sector were related to maintenance and repair tasks 7. A quarry worker was severely injured while maintaining a stone cutter. The machine was running as

Mines safety alerts

2019-8-23 · Mines Safety Bulletin No. 009: Off-highway mobile earth moving equipment (tyres) (27 August 1993) MSB No. 120: Preventing loss of classified plant records - 69 K b MSB No. 120: Preventing loss of classified plant records (2 June 2015)

10 Equipment Safety Tips for Incident Prevention ...

2017-7-19 · Nektar Data Systems, a Canadian data management company that provides a data-management solution through a customizable platform with a cloud-based development backbone used in several downloadable apps, has published a …

NEW APPROACHES FOR FATALITY AND SERIOUS INJURY …

2017-6-27 · •Operation of mobile equipment (and interaction with pedestrians) •Confined space entry •Jobs that require lock-out tag-out •Lifting operations •Working at height •Manual handling "Current measurement systems create a"blind spot"for serious injury prevention"

Preventing Accidents Involving Machinery & Equipment ...

2016-2-25 · Since 2011, 16 metal and nonmetal miners have died in accidents involving machinery and non-haulage mobile and quarry equipment, and many more have been seriously injured or disabled. Of the 16 persons fatally injured, six were supervisors and three were contractors. Seven miners died when they were struck by the equipment they or a co-worker …

Guidance Note QGN 27

2018-9-12 · prevention at a mine. The management structure should identify persons and document their responsibilities for ensuring the effective implementation and monitoring of the TMS. The SSE must ensure that all mobile plant on site irrespective of who owns or operates it, complies with the requirements of the TMS.

Avoiding death at work

2015-3-5 · Avoiding death at work. Fatal accidents are increasing in stone, sand and gravel mines. These operations have experienced 20 of the 37 fatalities since October 2013. Nine deaths occurred in mines with 10 or fewer employees. Twelve occurred in mines with 20 to 40 employees. Frequently, victims were experienced workers who made mistakes.

Avoiding death at work

2006-7-27 · With the size of equipment driving around the quarry this could easily have lead to a serious injury or death. On 23rd October 2002 and 7th November 2002 near miss incidents occurred when large pieces of mobile plant failed to see Land Rovers driving around the quarry and drivers of the Land Rovers had to take evasive action to prevent being hit.

Top 10 Safety Tips for Heavy Equipment Operators

2017-3-27 · Before using heavy equipment each day, do an inspection. Use a paper or computer checklist. Walk around the equipment looking for cracked or split hoses, undercarriage irregularities, leaking fluids, and stress points. Check fluid …

Root Cause Analysis

2018-11-19 · Accident Prevention and Investigation The principles of accident prevention and the root causes of accidents. The procedures for investigating accidents to identify the root cause. Different root cause analysis techniques. Course Content Recap Basic Accident Causation and Investigation Human Factors in accident causation Human failure

A GROWING PROBLEM OF DRIVER DISTRACTION

Mobile phone use: a growing problem of driver distraction 3 103091_BW_EN_01_52_ioIC - 28-JAN-11 - 08:38:54 - [email protected] distraction that results from being involved in a conversation on a mobile phone

HSE

2021-11-25 · An example of damage to a silo access. Any work at height should be scaffolded or other suitable means of access provided. Multipurpose vehicles such as this telehandler can be used for access at height as well as reducing manual handling risks. Guidance on using forklift trucks for as access platforms is given in PM 28.

Preventing Emergency Vehicle Crashes: Status and ...

2018-7-2 · Motor vehicle crashes involving emergency vehicles, such as police cars, fire trucks, and ambulances, have been recognized as a serious problem nationwide (Savolainen, Dey, Ghosh, Karra, & Lamb, 2009).The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA; 2011) reported that 559 law enforcement officers (LEOs) were killed by vehicle crashes during the …

Safety & health in small-scale surface mines A handbook

2014-6-10 · Progress in dealing with diseases and accidents affecting small-scale miners will require a better understanding of the risks and hazards and of the practices and behaviour to prevent them. Better data will also be re q u i red for improvement programmes to be targeted. This will mean having a simple form for reporting accidents and disease ...

The Branch Initiative of MIRO

2014-6-19 · Avoidable Accidents ¾Squeezed by the rotor of a crusher when changing rasp bars/hammer ¾Squeezed within the range of the „articulated joint" of loaders and dumpers ¾Squeezed between excavator and truck ¾Drawing-in between conveyor belt and lower belt rollers ¾Slip from the ascent of mobile equipment

Guidance Note QGN 28

2018-9-12 · prevent a person from falling over an edge or opening. • Illumination of work areas and walkways. • Exclusion zones should be well defined and may be delineated by bunds, bunting, cones, signs and barricades etc. • Use of fall arres t or fall r estraint equipment and systems by workers who have been assessed as competent in its use.

HSE

2021-11-25 · Lecture Plan. 1 Reactive/Proactive accident prevention. Reactive - the traditional management approach - the prevention of repetitions of accidents that have already occurred. Pro-active - the prevention of accidents before they have chance to occur. 2 Hierarchy of risk control. Eliminate all risks by substituting the dangerous by the less ...

Dust Disaster

2021-3-2 · NFPA 652, Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust, lays out the basics—things that are common throughout the dust world. That is supplemented by the different commodity-based standards. You have NFPA …

Moving Targets | Waste360

2010-8-1 · Preventing mobile equipment accidents begins with well-designed traffic flow into and out of the landfill or transfer station. Traffic patterns …

Mine fatality causes and prevention

2014-11-10 · Two died when their equipment (haul truck, dozer) went over the edge. Two employees under ground were struck by ground (rib burst). One employee contacted high voltage during equipment repair (troubleshooting). Metal-nonmetal mines Three truck drivers on foot were crushed by mobile equipment in operation.

10 Equipment Safety Tips for Incident Prevention ...

2017-6-27 · •Operation of mobile equipment (and interaction with pedestrians) •Confined space entry •Jobs that require lock-out tag-out •Lifting operations •Working at height •Manual handling "Current measurement systems create a"blind spot"for serious injury prevention"

5 Causes of Equipment Failure and How to Avoid Them | Fiix

2019-6-26 · 5 common causes of equipment failure. Cause #1: Improper operation. Cause #2: Failure to perform preventive maintenance. Cause #3: Too much preventive maintenance. Cause #4: Failure to continuously monitor equipment. …

COP 70 Operation of trackless mobile machinery

2018-4-18 · R Devan Maintenance Controller – Mobile Maintenance (LMV) Qualified Artisan, Mechanical 18 Years A Smal Engineer – Mobile Equipment National Diploma Mechanical Engineering, GCC Mines & Works, GCC Factories, ECSA 22 Years M Sikhosana Planner – Mobile Maintenance Qualified Artisan, Diesel Fitter 19 Years

Heavy Equipment Accidents

2012-12-28 · Category: Heavy Equipment Accidents. Published: 28 December 2012. On August 30, 2003 a mobile equipment operator was injured while working at a surface coal mine. The miner was operating a hydraulic shovel …

Top 10 Heavy Equipment Safety Tips for Incident …

2020-1-16 · Top 10 Heavy Equipment Safety Tips for Incident Prevention. It does not matter what level of training the operators or those on site have; there are specific safety tips to avoid injury. According to a report on the United States Department of Labor, 5,250 employees died on the job because of work-related injuries in 2018.

Quarry, Oil, Gas & Mine Safety Equipment | Justrite

Mine, Quarry. Oil & Gas Extraction. Safety Equipment for Compliance. While safety in the transportation industry is of the utmost importance, the work is inherently dangerous. The oil, gas, quarry, and mining industries cover a wide range of occupations that are primarily engaged in extracting naturally occurring minerals.

Mobile Equipment Safety

2015-6-1 · the mobile equipment that is in operation at your plant. Forklifts, Skidsteers, Aerial Work Platforms, Railcars, Wheel Loaders, Material Handlers, Cranes, Yard Trucks, Fleet Trucks, Golf Carts, and other Yard and/or Customer Vehicles.