Northern Ireland

life needs minerals

Key Issues

Health & Safety

The health and a safety of employees and contractors is the top priority for the industry. We are committed to driving down accident rates and continually review working practices to improve site safety.

There is huge range of specific programmes and resources created by the MPA to help with the task, see the sustainability microsite here.

Quarry Water is a Stone-Cold Killer

The ‘Quarry water is a stone-cold killer Stay out, stay alive’ campaign warns of the dangers of swimming in disused quarries and open water.

The poster and leaflet are available to download from the NI Direct site at:

Visit the MPA Stay Safe Page:
Visit the MPA You tube channel: MineralProducts1
Visit the Safe Quarry website at: