|Updated bitumen discharge permit|
Please view the updated bitumen discharge permit. This incorporates the authority to discharge form which has been approved by MPA Working Group 7.
|MPA Health and Safety Awards Videos|
All the videos shown at the MPA's Health and Safety Conference and Awards 2018 are now viewable on the MPA's YouTube channel. Please review the videos of the award winning innovations and share them with your colleagues.
Pleae follow link to view the videos
|SAFETY NUDGE - Fatal 6 - LOTOTO - |
Stop and Think - ‘What if not If only’
Can other items of machinery affect where you are working if they were to start?
Consider all forms of energy when applying LOTOTO not just Electrical Isolations.
- Residual/Plant & Equipment Overloaded
- Material Flow
- Ionising & Non Ionising Radiation
Please play the video
|Please play the video! – Fatal 6 – Contact with moving machinery and isolation|
Safety Nudge - One of our Fatal 6 Incidents - ‘Contact with Moving Machinery and Isolation’
Please take 5 seconds to check that the isolations you are carrying out are secure LOTOTO Steps 4 and 5 found in MPA Guide to Energy Isolation.
If a multi hasp and personal lock can be applied to the isolation mechanism of the isolator in the ON position
can be switched from the OFF position back to the ON after securing the hasp and personal lock
Report immediately to your Manager or Supervisor - DO NOT START WORK!
Always test your isolation is secure before you start work and recheck its integrity over regular intervals LOTOTO Step 7 MPA Guide to Energy Isolation.
|Lifting concrete slabs - operatives narrowly escape fatal injuries|
Please watch the dramatic video that shows an accident that occurred whilst lifting concrete slabs. The video can be accessed via the video libraries on both sfaequarry and safeprecast.
The video is a reminder of the importance of undertaking risk assessments, safe methods of working and ensuring that staff are following procedures.