List of Industry Submitted Safety Alerts

Large stick grabbed by skidder’s tire chains, startles operator by entering cabDNT Contracting Ltd.
Good Samaritan Stabbed at Crash SceneMount Sicker Lumber Company
Feller-Buncher comes within 5 feet of unmarked rock cliffCANFOR
Gloves are PPE so choose the right ones for the jobCANFOR
Towing a vehicle from a ditch: Beware of potential hazardsCANFOR
WorkSafe Bulletin - Noise Levels: How loud is it?WorkSafeBC
Log Hauling Shut Down ProceduresINTERFOR (Adams Lake Division)
CLOSE CALL: Worker slips, falls down bluffRanger Forest Services Ltd.
Reminder that vehicles need to be “winter ready” as of October 1stGovernment of B.C. - Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
Close calls emphasize the importance of proper radio and hauling proceduresKDL Group
Lunch Break Fires: Be sure to properly and fully extinguish them!Columbia Extreme Contracting Ltd
HAZARD ALERT: Diesel trucks, fuel tank vent systems, refuelling and the risk of flash firesWorkSafeBC
Grader operators need to keep the doors closed on their machineInterfor (Adams Lake Division)
Driver Fatigue: A serious hazard!
New weigh scale safety procedures aim to protect workers Interfor
Hazard Alert: Worker caught, seriously injured in unguarded augerIssued by WorkSafeBC
Log pushed into cab emphasizes the importance of completing a tug testMount Sicker Lumber Co. Ltd.
Inspection of log truck reveals broken frameFearless Log Salvage Ltd.
Log truck driver loses trailer brakes on 23% grade, crashes truck into ditchKurt Leroy Trucking Ltd.
Staying hydrated: Not just a summertime concernInterfor (Interior Operations)
Roadside gunfire an emerging threat to forestry workers, recreation seekersWestern Silvicultural Contractors' Association
Rushing to complete task results in ATV incidentGorman Bros. Lumber Ltd.
Close Call: The importance of eye protectionBaseline Archaeological Services Ltd.
SLIPPING HAZARD: Caulk boots on rocky ground leave planter with broken wristEvergreen Forest Services Ltd.
Poor road and weather conditions: A dangerous combinationEW Services Inc.
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