List of Industry Submitted Safety Alerts

CLOSE CALL: Loaded log truck fails to steer around corner on snowy, slippery roadDownie Timber Ltd. - Woodlands Division
HAZARD ALERT : Inadequate Eye ProtectionInterfor (Adams Lake Division)
SERIOUS INCIDENT : Gunfire in forest endangers field workerInfinity-Pacific Stewardship Group
Wheels lock up on icy road, crew truck slides to a “soft landing” in snow-filled ditch Ponderosa Forestry Ltd.
Close Call: Lunch break triggers severe food allergyKennedy Forest & Safety Consultants
Icy log slides off poorly-built load on steep gradeA.H. Green Log Hauling
Cougar encounter (near Lumby, BC)Cabin Forestry Services
Log truck driver not in the clear while loadingInterfor
Tripping hazard in low light: barbed wire fencingCabin Forestry Services
Fatigue during chainsaw use leads to close callCabin Forestry Services
HAZARD ALERT : High pressure injection injury results in amputation of worker's fingerHelifor
MANUFACTURING: Planer head moves despite being locked out, worker suffers finger amputationBC Forest Safety Council
HAZARD ALERT : Cab Tilt System FailureNootka Sound Timber Co. Ltd.
Advisory: LED lamps can interfere with a vehicle’s radio transmissionsBC Forest Safety Council
ATV impact with water bar throws driver from machineCascadia Environmental Services Ltd.
Kenworth’s Nautilus navigation system interfering with Resource Road Radio Channel 13BC Forest Safety Council
Cougar sighting a reminder to be preparedChartwell Consultants Ltd.
Rock hits excavator operator's eye through open front window of machine's cabInterfor - Coastal Woodlands Div.
Over height log trucks strike construction scaffoldCertified Coating Specialists Inc.
HAZARD: Short logs on top of loadsIsland Timberlands
Cougar encounter in West Kootenay regionInterfor
HAZARD: Rocks dislodging from log trucks in BC's Interior regionsInterfor
Cable Come-Along breaks, striking workerInterfor
Soft shoulders on newly-constructed road lead to log truck rolloverInterfor - Grand Forks Division
Unseen snag tree in thick canopy impacts excavator during trail constructionDownie Timber Ltd. - Woodlands
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