SITE RULES

Site 10 mph speed limitWhen on site at Brauncewell Quarries, please obey the following rules at all times:

  • Site Speed Limit 10mph, obey all traffic signs
  • Seat belts to be worn at all times
  • Do not use mobile phones whilst driving. Park up in a safe place.
  • Children (under 17) and Pets to be under full supervision and must remain in vehicles at all times
  • At no point must any maintenance / repairs be carried out on your vehicle without prior permission from the BQ Management
  • Overloaded vehicles will not be allowed to leave the site.

SMALL VEHICLE

  • Call in at the weighbridge when entering the site to inform staff of your requirements; we will inform the loading shovel driver
  • On site KEEP A GOOD DISTANCE from all quarry machinery and lorries. NEVER approach these vehicles, if you require assistance stop safe place and wait for them to approach you
  • It is forbidden to get out of your vehicle on site with the exception of the SMALL LOAD TIP OFF AREA, which is designated for this purpose
  • Do not get out unless absolutely necessary and keep within 1 METRE of your vehicle at all times
  • Do not enter the Main Quarry workings or Recycling Area (Marked HGVs only) Heavy Goods Vehicles

When exiting your vehicle you must wear minimum PPE consisting of:

    • Hard hat
    • Laced steel toe capped boots on
    • High visibility vest

SHEETING and LOADING

Sheeting / load adjustments / work breaks MUST be carried out in the following areas:

  • SHEETING SHED
  • LORRY PARK

Otherwise remain in you cab at all times in loading areas

Specific Haulier Rules are distributed to all hauliers.

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