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03Sep92 UK: QUARRY BOSSES TOLD TO STAY ALERT OVER SAFETY.

Quarry bosses should not allow new safety legislation to divert them from their basic task of preventing physical accidents.This warning came last week from Roger Johnstone, the former principal inspector of quarries, who was presenting safety awards for the aggregates industry trade body Bacmi.Mr Johnstone said the control of substances hazardous to health regulations (COSHH) were not cost effective for quarries because, with the exception of dust, few such substances are used, and ...

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