Thunderstorms and Blasting - Toolbox Talk


Thunderstorms – Risks and Actions - Updated Feb 2020


Guidance on what steps to take if a thunderstorm approaches during the blasting process.

Target Audience - Anybody involved in the blasting process.


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