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Title/Short DescriptionSourceSubjectDate 
COVID 19 - HSE Statement on geotechnical assessments
HSE have made this statement to the MPA.on their position in relation to geotechnical assessments.
HSEGeotechnical, Faces & Stockpiles03/04/2020
COVID 19 – Update for Driver Skills Card

MPQC update detailing what steps they will be taking during the current Covid-19 restrictions to maintain the Driver Skills Card Scheme on behalf of the industry.

MPQCTransport03/04/2020
COVID 19 - Guidance on H&S standard for keeping sites operating.
Tarmac has shared its Health and Safety Standard (Tarmac) which identifies specific requirements of business to operate sites during the COVID-19 pandemic in compliance with UK government, Public Health England and the World Health Organisation guidance.  Safer by Sharing
TarmacSite operation03/04/2020
COVID 19 - Virtual felt leadership
CEMEX has provided a brief guide on how you can implement Virtual Felt Leadership practices when working and managing staff remotely.
CEMEXLeadership and workforce engagement02/04/2020
COVID 19 - Briefing for canteen or similar welfare facilitiesstaff
CEMEX has provided briefing for employees using or working in canteen or similar welfare facilities
CEMEXAll Subjects02/04/2020
COVID 19 - Briefing for weighbridge or batch cabin staff
CEMEX has provided a briefing for employees working in the weighbridge office or batch cabins
CEMEXQuarrying - general02/04/2020
COVID 19 - Briefing for truckmixer driver
CEMEX has shared a briefing for truckmixer drivers
CEMEXTransport02/04/2020
COVID 19 - Briefing for tanker drivers
CEMEX has shared this resource for tanker drivers
CEMEXTransport02/04/2020
COVID 19 - Briefing for tipper drivers
CEMEX has shared this briefing for tipper drivers
CEMEXTransport02/04/2020
COVID 19 – HSE statement re timebound inspections

Statement from HSE on how it intends to regulate businesses with regard to their statutory testing requirements during the Corona virus outbreak.

MPA is writing to the HSE to seek further clarification on the matter of statutory testing in view of concerns about the potential for Statutory inspections to go out of date during any extended temporary site closures and/or also as a result of the emerging evidence that the capacity of the certifying bodies to carry out inspections is starting to become stretched.

HSEAll Subjects01/04/2020
COVID 19 - HSE advice on First Aid

HSE advice on first aid including managing with reduced first aid cover, sharing resources and first aid certificate extensions.

HSE First Aid

HSEAll Subjects01/04/2020
COVID 19 - HSE advice on homeworking

As an employer, you have the same health and safety responsibilities for home workers as for any other workers.

This guidance outlines what an employer should consider when someone is working from home, permanently or temporarily.

HSE Home workers

HSEHome01/04/2020