List of Industry Submitted Safety Alerts

Lack of situational awareness creates a close call between log loader and log truckStones Bay Holdings Ltd.
Forest technician encounters a cougarAtlas Information Management
Close Call: Air bag bursts on log truck suspensionExeter Contracting Ltd.
Hazard Alert: Diesel Exhaust FluidStones Bay Holdings Ltd., Fort St. James
Seized brake causes tire to catch fire and explodeWestern Forest Products Inc.
Snowshoes are an essential tool when working in snowpackHedberg & Associates Consulting Ltd.
Choose parking spots carefully in the woods!Stones Bay Holdings Ltd.
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
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