Worker Safety Series - Concrete Manufacturing | Occupational ...
More than 250,000 people work in concrete manufacturing. Over 10 percent of those workers - 28,000 - experienced a job-related injury or illness and 42 died in just one year. Potential hazards for workers in concrete manufacturing: Hazard: Exposure to cement dust can irritate eyes, nose, throat and ...Learn More
CONCRETE: Safety and Environmental - AVR, Inc - Ready-Mix ...
Dedicated ready mix plant employees safely produce and load concrete into AVR, Inc's trucks, then our highly skilled drivers travel thousands of miles every year without incident. Safety continues at the customer's jobsite with quick pre-delivery jobsite safety checks.Learn More
Concrete and Concrete Products - Occupational Safety and ...
Concrete is one of the most widely used construction materials in the world. Safety issues exist in all phases of concrete production, including the manufacture of portland cement and pre-cast concrete products, as well as during the use of concrete in construction.Learn More
(PDF) Safety in ready mixed concrete industry: Descriptive ...
Safety in ready mixed concrete industry: Descriptive analysis of injuries and development of preventive measures.pdf. ... Ready mix concrete plants have many more com-ponents to it. In other words ...Learn More
Batching, Mixing, Transporting, and Handling Concrete ...
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HEALTH AND SAFETY MANUAL
3.6.8 If electrical lines are too close for safe float and finish work, the concrete pour shall be reconfigured to avoid potential contact hazards. 3.6.9 Protect all moving parts of batch plants, mixers, portable mixers and other equipment with the appropriate safety guards or barriers.Learn More
Think First NRMCA Safety - NRMCA
Mission Statement: Think First, an investment in the safety of the ready mixed concrete industry’s workforce. Objective: The Think First campaign is an industry-wide focus dedicated to creating and enhancing a steadfast culture of safe work practices by emphasizing thoughtful and strategic actions throughout operational tasks. Safe operations require an industry’s workforce to Think FirstLearn More
Schuster Concrete - Safety Program, Workplace Safety
Schuster Concrete offers many incentives for the drivers. Each driver who demonstrates excellent safety practices will receive a yearly safety bonus. We also conduct a plant safety incentive program that evaluates the total number of safety incidents for each ready mix location.Learn More
Batching, Mixing, Transporting, and Handling Concrete, Chapter 10
truck (Fig. 10-4 top). Fig. 10-5 illustrates a central mix ready mix plant. 2. Shrink-mixed concrete is mixed partially in a sta-tionary mixer and completed in a truck mixer. 3. Truck-mixed concrete is mixed completely in a truck mixer (Fig. 10-6). ASTM C 94 (AASHTO M 157) notes that when a truck mixer is used for complete mixing, 70 to 100 ...Learn More
Plant Certification Guidance - NRMCA
Guidance to Concrete Producers seeking and maintaining plant certification Primary Requirements NRMCA Plant certification is valid for 2 years from the date of inspection. Certification of delivery vehicles is valid for 12 months from the date of inspection. Vehicles inspected in the last 60 days of the certification period will be certified for a period […]Learn More