sustainable communities

HEALTH AND SAFETY 2013 2012
LOST TIME INCIDENTS Lost Time Incident Frequency Rate (LTIFR*) for MPA membership

* (LTIFR = Lost Time Incidents for direct employees per 1 million hours worked)
5.13 4.87
  EMPLOYMENT 2013 2012
SECTOR RELATED Direct employees of MPA member companies
(excluding cement and precast)
19,940 19,399
  Direct employees of MPA Cement members 2584 2548
  COMPETENT WORKFORCE 2013 2012
  MPA has introduced metrics to assess demonstrable competence across all product areas and will be able to report on progress in future reports.    
  WORKING WITH THE COMMUNITY 2013 2012
COMPLAINTS Number of Complaints
(Aggregates and associated sectors)
269 338
  Complaints by Type:
Blasting (30% of total)
Dust (22% of total)
Lighting (2% of total)
Noise (14% of total)
Odour (8% of total)
Transport (11% of total)
Water discharge (5% of total)
Unclassified (8% of total)

78
59
5
37
22
30
13
25

77
49
15
61
37
58
14
27
  Number of justified complaint free days (Cement) 346 355
COMMUNITY LINKS Liaison groups (45% of aggregates quarries) 148 224
  Open days (aggregates quarries) 14 30
  Liaison Group meetings (Cement) 39 34
EDUCATION Site educational visits (aggregates) 291 180
  Number of visitors (aggregates) 27,598 38,528
  Visitors to Cement kiln sites 1,767 1,312

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