WorkSafe Victoria ERTS update

By on March 31, 2017

GAVIN MOREIRA, Members Services Manager for the CMPA provides a report on the latest incidents as reported to WorkSafe Victoria.

The latest Earth Resources Tripartite Safety Forum was held at WorkSafe in Melbourne on 23rd February 2017. The following information relating to incidents in quarries was presented.

Visits to quarries 1 October 2016 to 31 January 2017

There were 102 visits conducted, of these visits 38 Improvement Notices, 3 Prohibition Notices were issued and 9 were through Voluntary Compliance. Traffic Management / Site Security and Plant Guarding still require the most improvement notices.

See below for a breakup of the Notices for the current period:

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A break up of the Improvement notices by type for October 2016 to January 2017 can be viewed by the pie chart below:

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Reportable Incidents

Over the October 2016 to January 2017 period there were 9 incidents reported.

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