FISA Safety Guides

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FISA Safety Guides

FISA Safety Guides are available for bulk purchase only at a cost (including post and packing) of £4.00 + VAT per ten of any one guide.

The following FISA Safety Guides are available to purchase: 301, 302, 303, 304, 306, 307, 310, 501, 502, 503, 504, 603, 605, 703, 704, 705, 802 & 804

To order please email info@ukfisa.com with your requirements and we will be in touch with you.

The aerial tree work AFAG guides can be found at  http://www.hse.gov.uk/treework/resources/publications.htm


 

FISA 701 ATV quad bikes

This leaflet covers the safe working practices to be adopted when using a sit-astride all-terrain vehicle ( ATV), often known as an ATV quad bike. These are most commonly four-, but can be three- or even six-, wheeled vehicles designed for off-road use.

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FISA 702 All-terrain vehicles

This leaflet covers the safe working practices to be followed when using all-terrain vehicles (ATVs). ATVs are sit-in vehicles that are designed specifically for off-road use.

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FISA 703 Debogging and recovery of forestry machines

This leaflet covers the safe working practices to be followed when recovering machines that have become bogged down during forestry and other tree work.

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FISA 704 Excavators in tree work

This leaflet covers the safe working practices to be followed when operating tracked 360 excavators and walking excavators in forestry and other tree work. For guidance on specific operations involving excavator base units see FISA leaflets 204 Flails and mulchers in tree work, 504 Extraction by cable crane, 603 Mechanical harvesting, and 605 Mechanical roadside processing.

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FISA 705 Steep slope working in forestry

This leaflet covers the safe work practices to be followed when harvesting and extracting trees on steep or difficult ground. It must be used in conjunction with FISA leaflets 501 Tractor units in tree work, 503 Extraction by forwarder, 504 Extraction by cable crane, 603 Mechanical harvesting and leaflet INDG294 Managing health and safety in forestry.

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FISA 706 Timber Haulage

March 2018 - NEW Timber Haulage - in the new FISA A4 style

This leaflet covers the safe practices to be followed when operating large goods vehicles (LGVs) in the forest. Whilst the main thrust of this guide relates to timber haulage operations in the forest, sections are also appropriate to access by other heavy goods vehicles, such as low loaders and vehicles delivering fuel or material for use in the construction and maintenance of forest roads.

This guide is kindly sponsored by Volvo.

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FISA 802 Emergency Planning

March 2018 - UPDATE Emergency Planning – in the new FISA style. 

This guide is vital to ensure that those out on site have the key information they require.  Please ensure you print, complete (laminate in wet weather) and use this guide! 

This guide is kindly sponsored by Trackplot.

The purpose of this leaflet is to help minimise the time taken for the emergency services to reach you and advise on ways to minimise the risk to operators if there is an emergency. It also highlights the need to include environmental and other emergencies within the planning process.

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FISA 803 Firefighting

This leaflet covers the safe working practices to be followed when involved in forest or woodland firefighting operations as an individual or part of a team.

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