FISA 301 USING PETROL-DRIVEN CHAINSAWS

THE FOREST INDUSTRY STANDARD

FISA 301 Using petrol-driven chainsaws

This leaflet covers the safe working practices to be followed when using a petrol-driven chainsaw. For guidance on specific operations involving chainsaws, see FISA leaflets 302–310.


Top-handled saws are not covered in this leaflet. They are only suitable for use off the ground by trained operatives and must be used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions (see AFAG leaflet 308 Top-handled chainsaws).

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