FISA wants to hear about your experience of ‘chainshot incidents’

THE FOREST INDUSTRY STANDARD

FISA wants to hear about your experience of ‘chainshot incidents’

10 Jul 2017

Please drop us an email at info@ukfisa.com 

In particular:

  • Do you feel the cab/glazing offers operators adequate protection from chain shot?
  • What changes would you suggest could be made to machine design or use to improve safety in this area?
  • How many instances have you witnessed of chain shot causing damage to a machine cab or window?
  • How many instances have you witnessed of chain parts being embedded in a machine cab or window?
  • How many instances have you witnessed of chain shot which has manged to pass through the machine cab or windows?
  • How many instances have you witnessed or heard about which chain shot damage has been done to a person, machine or property other than the harvester?
  • Can you give details?
  • Does your experience indicate that any particular part of the chain is likely to be involved in chain shot damage i.e. drive link, cutter tie strap or rivet?

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