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26/09/2018 - Extractive Industries Ireland - Health and Safety Conference & Exhibition

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The Health and Safety Authority in partnership with HSENI, the Irish Mining and Quarrying Society and the Irish Concrete Federation are holding the bi-annual Extractive Industries Ireland Health and Safety Conference and Exhibition.



26th of September 2018


Doran's Pit, Blessington, Co Wicklow


  • Sandvik - Underground Mining - Load, Haul and Drill Vehicle Automation (Brian Carroll of Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology)
  • How Modern Technology Improves Safety in our Business; GPS systems, Drones, Fully Automatic hydraulic Oil Quick Couplers (Maurice McNamara of Maveric Contractors (Civil Engineers))
  • The Effectiveness of Human Factor Safety Initiatives at Lisheen Mine - A Case Study (Brendan Morris of Lisheen Technical and Mining Services)
  • Mobile Plant and Fixed Plant Safety in Quarries (Cormac McCarthy of Roadstone Limited)
  • Taking Care of Your Most Valuable Assets - Your Employees (Dr Tom Donnelly of Office of the Chief Medical Office)
  • Management of Dust exposure in Quarries (Johnny Evans & Pierce Kirwan of Northstone Limited)
  • Workers Health Protection Through the Good Handling and Use of Crystalline Silica and Products Containing it (Miette Dechelle of European Aggregates Association)

Find out more and register now.

Topics: Quarrying, Industry

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