quarry management regulations

The Quarries Regulations 1999 - Legislation.gov.uk

Meaning of quarry. 4. Application. PART II HEALTH AND SAFETY MANAGEMENT. 5. Duties of the person entitled to work the quarry. 6. General duties of the operator. 7. The health and safety document. 8. Management structure. 9. Training and competence. 10. Instructions, rules and schemes. 11. Review of health and safety measures. PART III RISK ...

MPA guidelines for management of Public Safety - Safe Quarry

Regulation 16 – Guidance on the Provision of Boundary or Perimeter Barriers at Quarries This information sheet gives guidance to assist quarry operators in providing barriers specificallyto comply with Regulation 16 of the Quarries Regulations 1999 (relating to perimeter security around the quarry).

Best Management Practices for Quarry Operations

Nov 28, 2011  Best Management Practices for Quarry Operations TCEQ publication RG-500 2 January 2012 2 General Guidelines 2.1 Separation from Groundwater in the Recharge Zone To prevent pollution of groundwater in the Edwards Aquifer, the TCEQ recommends a minimum separation of 25 feet between the quarry-pit floor and the groundwater level for quarries in the

HSE - Quarries - Legislation

Jan 01, 2000  But because of the particular risks that can arise in quarries there are also specific quarries regulations which complement the general legislation. The Quarries Regulations 1999 (SI 1999 2024, ISBN 0 11 082955 7) came into force on 1 January 2000.

HSE warning on Regulation 8 compliance Agg-Net

May 02, 2007  THE Health and Safety Executive is concerned by a number of instances of non-compliance with Regulation 8 of the Quarries Regulations 1999 and is warning operators to expect this area of quarry management to come under closer scrutiny in future. Regulation 8, ‘Management Structure’ refers to the arrangements and appointments ‘to provide ...

Health and safety at quarries - Safe Quarry

PART II Health and safety management 19 Regulation 5 Duties of the person entitled to work the quarry 19 Regulation 6 General duties of the operator 20 Public safety 21 Co-ordination, communication and co-operation 21 Employers and self-employed contractors 22 Design and construction of buildings and structures 22

Quarries Regulations 1999 - Safety Coaching

Meanings of specific definitions outlined in the Quarries Regulations 1999; What is defined as a quarry and what is not; How to demonstrate where the regulations apply; Fundamental duties of the quarry operator; Site health and safety document – content and use; Regulation 8 – appointments, duties and responsibilities; Management structure ...

MPA guidelines for management of Public Safety - Safe

Regulation 16 – Guidance on the Provision of Boundary or Perimeter Barriers at Quarries This information sheet gives guidance to assist quarry operators in providing barriers specificallyto comply with Regulation 16 of the Quarries Regulations 1999 (relating to perimeter security around the quarry).

HSE - Quarries - Legislation

Jan 01, 2000  But because of the particular risks that can arise in quarries there are also specific quarries regulations which complement the general legislation. The Quarries Regulations 1999 (SI 1999 2024, ISBN 0 11 082955 7) came into force on 1 January 2000.

Environmental Management in the Extractive Industry

implementing and enforcing the GMO Regulations ... public in relation to quarry activities have been all too frequent. The EPA has no statutory function in ... 2.2 Benefits of Good Environmental Management Practice 5 2.3 Environmental Management Systems 5 3 Environmental Management Guidelines 7

Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2017

and Health Regulation 2017 Current as at 1 September 2020—revised version Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 Reprint note An amendment to section 6(4) was incorrectly incorporated into an earlier ... Part 2 Safety and health risk management Division 1 Risk management

Safety Management Plan - Kalum Rock Quarry Logistics

Apr 01, 2015  KALUM QUARRY SAFETY MANAGEMENT PLAN Created: 2016 Page 11 of 141 Revised: Version: This document is the property of Kalum Quarry Limited Partnership 2 Responsibilities 2.1 Management Responsibilities for Health Safety • Establish a Health and Safety (HS) Program • Implement, maintain and update safety program annually.

Quarry regulations fall between the cracks

Jun 23, 2010  The quarry’s poor rainwater management had contributed to another slide, albeit much smaller, in 2005, according to state reports. A large stockpile of unwanted material — primarily the top layer of dirt and debris stripped off the mountainside before reaching granite bedrock — partially collapsed in 2005.

Health and Safety Management System Template

Regulations 14, 16, 21: Quarry Manager The business must appoint a quarry manager to manage the quarry and supervise health and safety on every day on which any quarry worker is at work. The manager of a quarry must hold a certificate of competence. This must be as an A-grade quarry manager, except when:

Quarry permits and approvals Business Queensland

If a quarry is established in an area covered by a mining tenure, the extraction activity must be authorised separately from the mining tenure. Explosives licences and permits Quarry operators must ensure they have the appropriate licences for the management

Guidelines for declared mines and quarries – preparation ...

a description of activities taken to implement the declared quarry stability controls and the groundwater control system set out in Part 2 of Schedule 1 and any recommended changes to the work plan. Declared mines. Regulation 64 of the Mineral Regulations stipulate reporting relating to

Quarries Legislation and Guidance - Health and Safety ...

To assist compliance with the regulations, the Health and Safety Authority in consultation with industry stakeholders have published the Safe Quarry Guidelines to the Safety,Health and Welfare at Work (Quarries) Regulations 2008.These guidelines aim to ensure that quarry operations achieve industry best practice.: The Authority has recently produced the Code of Practice for Clients and ...

The Quarries Regulations 1999 - Legislation.gov.uk

Management structure. 8. —(1) With a view to ensuring the health, safety and welfare of those persons identified in regulation 7(1)(b)(i) and (ii), it shall be the duty of the operator to— (a) establish a management structure which enables the quarry to be operated in accordance with the health and safety document;

Mineral Mining and Processing Effluent Guidelines US EPA

EPA promulgated the Mineral Mining and Processing Effluent Guidelines and Standards (40 CFR Part 436) in 1975, and amended the regulation in 1976, 1977, 1978, and 1979.The regulation covers wastewater discharges from mine drainage, mineral processing operations and stormwater runoff.

Health and safety at quarries - Safe Quarry

PART II Health and safety management 19 Regulation 5 Duties of the person entitled to work the quarry 19 Regulation 6 General duties of the operator 20 Public safety 21 Co-ordination, communication and co-operation 21 Employers and self-employed contractors 22 Design and construction of buildings and structures 22

MPA guidelines for management of Public Safety - Safe

Regulation 16 – Guidance on the Provision of Boundary or Perimeter Barriers at Quarries This information sheet gives guidance to assist quarry operators in providing barriers specificallyto comply with Regulation 16 of the Quarries Regulations 1999 (relating to perimeter security around the quarry).

Environmental Management in the Extractive Industry

implementing and enforcing the GMO Regulations ... public in relation to quarry activities have been all too frequent. The EPA has no statutory function in ... 2.2 Benefits of Good Environmental Management Practice 5 2.3 Environmental Management Systems 5 3 Environmental Management Guidelines 7 3.1 Ecology 7

Mineral Mining and Processing Effluent Guidelines US EPA

EPA promulgated the Mineral Mining and Processing Effluent Guidelines and Standards (40 CFR Part 436) in 1975, and amended the regulation in 1976, 1977, 1978, and 1979.The regulation covers wastewater discharges from mine drainage, mineral processing operations and stormwater runoff.

Guidelines for declared mines and quarries – preparation ...

a description of activities taken to implement the declared quarry stability controls and the groundwater control system set out in Part 2 of Schedule 1 and any recommended changes to the work plan. Declared mines. Regulation 64 of the Mineral Regulations stipulate reporting relating to declared mines as follows:

Mining and quarries: Safety basics - WorkSafe

Making mining and quarry work safer. Our tools and guides can be used to assess and control the specific risks in mining and quarries. Consult. Involving your employees in health and safety issues can result in a safer workplace. That's why consultation is an important part of risk management.

Guidelines for the management of water in mines and quarries

Proponents are encouraged to discuss their mine water management proposals at an early stage with the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions, Earth Resources Regulation. 3. Legislation and policy directions. A range of Victorian legislation applies either directly or indirectly to the management of water at a mine site or quarry.

Quarry regulations fall between the cracks

Jun 23, 2010  The quarry’s poor rainwater management had contributed to another slide, albeit much smaller, in 2005, according to state reports. A large stockpile of unwanted material — primarily the top layer of dirt and debris stripped off the mountainside before reaching granite bedrock — partially collapsed in 2005.

Health and Safety Management System Template

Regulations 14, 16, 21: Quarry Manager The business must appoint a quarry manager to manage the quarry and supervise health and safety on every day on which any quarry worker is at work. The manager of a quarry must hold a certificate of competence. This must be as an A-grade quarry manager, except when:

Quarry permits and approvals Business Queensland

If a quarry is established in an area covered by a mining tenure, the extraction activity must be authorised separately from the mining tenure. Explosives licences and permits Quarry operators must ensure they have the appropriate licences for the management of explosives under the Explosives Act 1999 .

Small mines and quarries - NSW Resources Regulator

The Safety management kit for small-scale mines, quarries and extractive industry operations has been redesigned to help prepare a safety management system and to help you comply with mine safety legislation. This kit has been specifically developed for small-sized mines, quarries and extractive industry operations.

Water Management in Quarries - OSSGA

These below water quarries pump small amounts of groundwater out of the quarry to maintain a dry quarry floor for their operations. Water management programs are developed to ensure the responsible use of water at the site and comply with the many legal requirements governing its use. REGULATIONS AND LEGISLATION In order to use water at a ...

Quarry Dewatering: A New Era Agg-Net

First published in the February 2020 issue of Quarry Management ... been closely involved in the development and implementation of the new regulations and provide expert guidance on the management and regulation of natural water systems, with a reputation underpinned by more than 20 years’ experience in the UK quarrying sector. The author ...

CHAPTER 44:02 - MINES, QUARRIES, WORKS AND

Mines, Quarries, Works and Machinery Regulations MINES, QUARRIES, WORKS AND MACHINERY REGULATIONS (under section 11 ) (1st November, 1978 ) ARRANGEMENT OF REGULATIONS PART I Citation and Interpretation REGULATION 1. Citation 2. Interpretation PART II Management and Control 3. Duty of holder, owner or agent 4. Notice required by