|Advice on using
|Lost time incidents||Operational
and site safety
|Although cement is easy to use, it is important to follow the correct safety precautions. Appropriate personal protective equipment should be worn to ensure people do not suffer allergic dermatitis, irritant dermatitis or burns. More...||The UK cement industry operates a zero lost time incidents policy. This has led to a measurable reduction in the number recorded – for example a drop from 64 in 2006 to 16 in 2009. More...||Health and safety incidents can occur at cement manufacturing plant and on site. The industry has worked hard to eradicate these and has produced guidelines to overcome reoccuring health and safety problems. More...||The safety of our industry's contractors is of chief importance. The Mineral Products Association has itself set up a specific Working Group to address contractor safety issues. More...|
Health and safety
Health and safety is the number one priority for the cement industry for its employees, contractors, end-users and those who are neighbours to its operations.