The Risk Management Pocket Guide assists small mines and quarries address the three main steps to managing risks:
- identifying hazards,
- assessing risks,
- choosing the best controls for those risks.
The kit is produced in three parts including a pocket book designed to fit into a shirt pocket for everyday on-the-job use, a more detailed guide and a training CD.
The kit includes a hazard reporting and feedback notebook and hazard management process prompt cards to remind workers of common hazards they may encounter in day-to-day operations.
As part of the kit there is also a 44-page practical guide Risk Management Pocket Guide: a memory jogger for people on the job in the mining and quarrying industry, especially in smaller operations and a CD training presentation kit with notes used in the Refining Your Safety Management Plan workshops.
Published by the NSW Trade and Investment, Mineral Resources