Health & Safety
The Management of Portland believes that the effective control of risk and occupational illness is an integral part of business and is therefore committed to the identification of potential risks and the realistic and practical reduction, prevention and elimination of undesirable factors which could result in loss in any form.
To Achieve This
People are recognized as a key resource and therefore personal accident prevention, training and efficient production go hand in hand. Every employee should be able to work in a safe, clean and healthy environment and no employee will be victimized as a result of adhering to standard practices and procedures.
Portland Quarry resorts under the Mine Health and Safety Act and utilizes this Act to guide its Loss Control, Safety and Occupational Health program. We believe in the commitment of all our employees, working together to prevent injury, eliminate damage to equipment, reduce wastage of material and minimize business interruptions.