Working around conveyors and stackers Toolbox Meeting
Many pits and quarries have installed some type of conveyor system. A conveyor system can carry a lot of material and requires a lot of energy to do this. If this energy is directed incorrectly, it could seriously injure workers. Conveyors are the most common cause of serious injuries and safety violations in the aggregates industry. Most occur during cleaning or maintenance of the conveyor when guards, pull cords, emergency stops.