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quarry perm

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by dazzyp, Feb 7, 2014.

  1. dazzyp

    dazzyp Newbie

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    just tried to get a perm on a few local quarries but to no avail they all said its all health and safety even though I told them I have my own insurance ,don't see what the problem is if I was shooting after they had finished working ,anyone else had better luck or any advice ,what really hurt was all the rabbits grinning at me as I left lol
     
  2. GIRLYPANTS

    GIRLYPANTS Banned

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    my advice is, respect the land owners decision, and keep trying
     
  3. NitroJoe

    NitroJoe Engaging Member

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    It's a quarry, if you fall and get injured out of sight/over night etc, someone's neck is on the line, regardless of insurance cover. With all that earth moving equipment running all the time, I doubt they're worried about a few bunnies scratching around anyway! lol

    Don't get hung up on it and try the next place
     
  4. hawk eye

    hawk eye Banned

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    take it on the chin bud you will get more NO'S than YES!. plus you got insurance they wont have insurance for you to be there with the nature of the company
    ATB
     
  5. terry1001

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    They will almost certainly have a health and safety policy which does not allow lone workers on the site and a requirement for 'visitors' to be accompanied at all times. Quarries are dangerous places even when they are worked out and it takes a lot of time and money to make them safe.
     
  6. Clubshot

    Clubshot Clubshot

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    Check out local Air Gun Clubs - Most have tied up local Shoot's ;)

    Re anything Local or Major - Health and Safety is Key - might have a rabbit issue

    But a Shooter having a accident or slip on site is a bigger worry

    Check out land around - as expect they will visit other land -

    BOB/R
     
  7. kermitboy1

    kermitboy1 Banned

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    That's the pits. KB1
     

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