Traffic Management in Quarries


Traffic Management in Quarries 3/12/13
The Confederation of UK Coal Producers (CoalPro), the trade organisation representing most of the deep and surface coal producers, has produced a comprehensive guidance document on traffic management in quarries. Though written with the open cast coal industry in mind, the principles are applicable to all sizes and types of quarrying operation. The guide focuses on safe workplaces; safe vehicles; safe driving and plant operations. In short, this guidance represents good practice in managing the interaction of heavy mobile plant & transport effectively.


QNJAC is a collaboration to improve safety, efficiency, and productivity. It relies on industry expertise to come together for the mutual benefit.

Here are some of the key partners actively involved in QNJAC.

EMPI Awards

Health and Safety executive (HSE)

Institute of Quarrying (IQ)

Mineral Products Association (MPA)

Mineral Products Qualification Council (MPQC)

Minerals Matter

The British Aggregate Association (BAA)

Unite - The union

University of Derby (UoD)

For more resources, please visit SafeQuarry.com