List of Industry Submitted Safety Alerts

Log truck driver suffers serious head injury when strapping bundles while rig still being loadedCANFOR
NEAR MISS: Worker-initiated snow slide in remote locationCANFOR
Tree Wells: Life-threatening to work or recreation as winter changes to springBC Forest Safety Council
HAZARD: Snow banks obstruct signs and vision on resource roadsGorman Bros. Lumber Ltd.
Worker pinned during unloading of snowmobile from pickup truckCabin Forestry Services
Slippery ground in log yard leaves truck driver injured after slip and fallCANFOR
Tire rim explodes on skidderD Fehr Contracting Ltd.
Log truck takes out pole, powerlines brought down onto trailer bunkCANFOR
Series of mishaps occur at log yard trailer hoist, causing damageCANFOR
Tethered machine creates a hazard for hand fallersWashington State Dept. of Labour & Industries
Multiple Alerts: Tether Line Incidents in Winch-Assist HarvestingWashington State Dept. of Labour & Industries
Log Falls Off Truck on Island HighwayIsland Timberlands
Low bed booster axle moves too far, worker suffers fractured legCANFOR
Close Call: Unloading a trailer with a loaderINTERFOR
Concussion, torn knee ligament the result of fall from cab of log truckNew Zealand Forest Owners Association
Falling debris hits manual tree fallerNew Zealand Forest Owners Association
Yarding crew member struck by an unprocessed stemNew Zealand Forest Owners Association
When using resource roads, close the "loop" on radio communicationsNew Zealand Forest Owners Association
Worker near feller buncher struck by flying debris in reduced visibilityCanoe Forest Products Ltd.
Toxic Fumes in Cab of Log TruckWeyerhaeuser Company Ltd.
Tire change mishap knocks out workerAndy Meints Contracting Ltd.
Heavy Rainfall Increases Washout and Landslide RiskBC Forest Safety Council
Weather Warning: Anticipate the hazardsBC Forest Safety Council
Over-height load contacts railway overpassDownie Timber Ltd.
Uneven, brushy ground leads to increase in knee injuriesCANFOR
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