List of Industry Submitted Safety Alerts

Speeding log truck driver charged by policeRW Log Transport (608315 B.C. Ltd.)
Wasp nests and ear bud headphones don’t mix!Timberline Reforestation (2004) Ltd.
Ungrounded fuel pump causes serious injuriesRW Log Transport
Truck driver slips on wet step on cabRW Log Transport
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
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