List of Industry Submitted Safety Alerts

Exiting log truck leads to ankle injury for the driverStones Bay Holdings Ltd.
Slip and Fall in the woods results in stitchesLouisiana Pacific Canada
Erratic driving causes alarm for work crewsTreadstone Forestry Consultants Ltd.
Resource roads are not safe for family fun with ATV’sInterior Silvi-Services Ltd.
Safety Alert - Fatality - 2011-09-15 - Processor Operator - Central InteriorBC Forest Safety Council Fatality Alert
September 2011 - Tie Rod EndsBC Forest Safety Council
Dusty resource roads require driver courtesy and awarenessBC Forest Safety Council
Hazard: Excavator quick-release attachments
Logging truck loses load - Driver fatigue a possible cause
Rotten stump gives way, leads to hyperextended kneeLouisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.
Log truck flips over on recently-worked roadTolko Industries Ltd.
Worker too close to turn (long logs)Nanaimo Lakes Logging Ltd.
Silviculture worker attacked by Grizzly BearTembec
Close Call: Tempered glass isn’t strong enough – tree top punches through cab windowAlternative Forest Operations
Wasp sting leads to infectionRanger Forest Services Ltd.
Surveyor encounters aggressive black bearResource West Consulting
Broken Log Penetrates Pickup’s WindshieldBC Forest Safety Council - Prince George office
August 2011 - Cable Yarder tip overBC Forest Safety Council
Broken tie-rod end causes pickup truck to enter ditchWestern Forest Products Inc.
Radio communications must be confirmed between equipment operatorsDan-O Contracting Ltd.
Close Call: Logging truck drops short log on passing pick-upC & C Wood Products
Jillpoke opens machine door and strikes operatorRoga Contracting Ltd.
Driving on Forest Service Roads: Expect the unexpected!Stones Bay Holdings Ltd.
Close Call: Wind event topples treesWindfirm Resources Inc.
Inspect heli-pads regularly and thoroughly to ensure their strengthAdept Vegetation Management Inc.
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