Best Practice

The Best Practice entries are a compilation of solutions that companies have applied to minimise and, where possible, eliminate health and safety risks arising from their daily operations. The ideas and innovative approaches are often very simple and could readily be applied to a range of common industry problems. The entries have been selected from the Mineral Products Association's annual Health and Safety Best Practice Awards.

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10 Best Practice Article(s) returned

TitleVideoActivityType of LocationYearPrize 
Adherence to site rules - Signage used to help change behaviour   Behavioural SafetyQuarry2018 N
5+2 Campaign – Safety zone blue lights and other enhancements Video Attached Pedestrian safetyOn-Highway2017 Y
Action cam video Video Attached Maintenance & HousekeepingQuarry2017 N
Aggregate overflow cut off device Video Attached Production and ProcessingAsphalt/Coating plant2017 N
Aim for Excellence campaign Video Attached Behavioural SafetyCompany-wide2017 Y
'Airscan' – active management of diversion routes Video Attached Traffic managementRoad transport2017 Y
Asphalt plant load out light bar   Transport / DeliveryAsphalt/Coating plant2017 N
Autonomous impact protection vehicles(APIs) Video Attached Traffic managementContracting - On-highway 2017 Y
Behavioural and leadership safety client to contractors and back again   Behavioural SafetyQuarry2017 N
Bespoke lifting device Video Attached Maintenance & HousekeepingCement2017 N
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