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.
Lyme Disease Research Needs Your Help
Lyme Disease: Antibiotic choices
Public Awareness - the Movie
Tree Health - and Safety!
Look after your heart
Look after your hearing
Look after your hydration
Scottish Woodlands - Safety Toolbox Talk
Tracked base machine slides away and quad bike overturns.
Plan your work to allow yourself flexibility to react to changing weather conditions, particularly when it comes to areas of steep ground or ground which may become more difficult to navigate during or after rain.
When transporting materials ensure they are correctly secured, this will greatly reduce the likelihood that they will shift in transit and unbalance the quad.
The FISA Safety Guide 701 ATV quad bikes offers additional advice on the safe carrying of loads and sets other important safety standards for the safe operation of quads.