Quad Bike Accident
Insist on Safety
Planning for Exceptional Weather
Watch Out Deer About
At FISA we regularly hear about fencing incidents, here are a couple of photos which remind us to consider the need to update site risk assessments, as required and warn those on site of the associated hazards.
Machine maintenance is critical to the use of machines and equipment on the worksite and forms a critical part of our Risk Assessment and Work Method, which is identified as a requirement to inspect and RECORD.
A Template ‘Machine Inspection Record’ shown in the Safety Bulletin attached below and allows the operator to record this evidence on a simple form.
The layout is designed to suite all machines and covers main checks required on a daily basis. This is only a template and can be edited to suite the individual.
PDF – Printable and Excel – Editable options are both available below:
Timberline DIY Limited has today been sentenced after an employee injured three of his fingers while cleaning a band re-saw.
FISA 600 series of Safety Guides cover safe working practices when using:
601 - mobile circular benches
602 - small independent or tractor mounted mobile peeling machines
603 - harvesters for felling and processing trees
604 - woodchippers
605 - mechanical roadside processing
607 - firewood processors
Log stacking on steep slope - Warning
Drivers - Beware the cyclist
Lone working risk mitigation
Whose responsibility is it? Environmental protection.