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2015-12-21- Log Truck Driver

Fatality Alert

On December 21st, a log truck driver was fatally injured in a single vehicle incident when his log truck rolled over coming out of a sharp curve near  read more »

2015-11-17 - Log Truck Driver

Fatality Alert

On November 17th, a log truck driver was fatally injured when his log truck was caught in a landslide and carried down a steep slope.  read more »

Log Truck Rollover and Seat Belt Safety

Log truck driver, Adrian Sunduk, shares his story of how a seat belt saved his life. Before attending an Anatomy of a Rollover session, he had never worn a seat belt off highway because he had always planned to  read more »

Fatigue is a real issue for all workplaces

This recent story in HRM Canada provides an excellent summary on what fatigue is and how it impacts workers and workplaces:

http://www.hrmonline.ca/hr-news/why-hr-should-be-worried-about-workplace-fatigue-199202.aspx

2015-10-14 - Worker

Fatality Alert

On October 14th, a worker was fatally injured when the service truck he was working under rolled over him.  read more »

2015-09-15 - Sawmill Worker (Manufacturing)

Fatality Alert

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Ken Higginbotham takes on new role as Chair of the BC Forest Safety Council

The Board of the BC Forest Safety Council is pleased to announce that Kenneth (Ken) Higginbotham has accepted the role as Chair of the organization, effective October 1, 2015.  read more »

National Forest Week

2015 National Forest Week

Listen to our September 20-26 radio placement (two stations) to pay tribute to forestry workers and to thank and support wildfire fire fighting teams, reminding the public to not toss cigarette butts: MP3

2014 National Forest WeekNational Forest Week Poster for printing  (pdf)  read more »

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