Safety Management

The health, safety and welfare of all employees and visitors are of equal importance to all other operational considerations. The employer, supervisors and employees work together to ensure a safe workplace for all whilst complying with the AS/NZS 4801 Safety standard.

Lima South Quarry Pty Ltd is responsible for:

  • Ensuring compliance with occupational health, safety and welfare legal requirements including the Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulations, Codes of Practice AS/NZS Standards and industry best practice as a minimum level within all of its activities;
  • Taking reasonable steps to provide a safe workplace and safe ways of working
  • Committed to reducing workplace incidents and workplace illness;
  • Providing ways for employees to be informed about and involved in health and safety issues at work;
  • Ensuring employees are consulted as per the Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Ensuring employees receive information, training and supervision as is necessary to enable the employees to perform their work in a manner that is safe and without risks to health;
  • Ensuring this policy and all safe work procedures are kept up-to-date.

Employees are responsible for:

  • Following reasonable instructions and using equipment provided by the employer to protect their health and safety while at work;
  • Identifying and reporting any workplace incidents or hazards to their supervisor;
  • Being involved in the resolution of occupational health and safety issues;
  • Protecting their health and safety and that of others by not working while under the influence of alcohol or other drugs;
  • Not interfering with, or removing any safety guards, safety devices or protective equipment provided by the employer.

We can expect contractors and visitors to:

  • Abide by occupational health and safety legal responsibilities, and follow any reasonable instructions and advice while at the employer’s workplace.