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Safety Bulletins

Minor Injury – Return to Work

The medical consensus and research shows that remaining at work on light (alternative) duties may be best and that our health and welfare are generally improved by staying at work during our recovery.

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Truck Rollovers – What's Up!

“Logging trucks rolling down our rural roads and terrifying our residents” This comment was heard on a recent radio program (Oct. 2018) and was about the current situation in Northland, however, the comments reflect a growing sentiment for logging transport in every region.

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Serious Harm – Breaking-out!

A breaking-out team of 3 had just completed a line change. The head breaker-out (HBO) positioned himself 17-meters behind the block as he observed the tail rope passing through before re-starting extraction.

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Live Power Lines and Fatigue!

What happens when a safety conscious machine operator, recovering from a two week-long illness, works 9 hours in a high-risk, high-concentration task?

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SAFETY CULTURE Time to Review

Safety culture has been described by the phrase “…it’s the way we do things around here”. Examining culture is like taking a picture of our values, priorities and attitudes – particularly in relation to safety in the workplace. That picture might show a weak or strong safety culture.

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