Logging and Forestry
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Oregon OSHA Forest Activities
Forest activities applies to forestry, logging, and support activities. Oregon OSHA’s Division 7 forest activity rules cover the safety and health requirements for all forest activity work,
Source: Oregon OSHA
WorkSafeBC Topic Page: Forestry
We have resources and information on working safely in forestry. Additional information and resources are available from our industry partner, the BC Forest Safety Council.
Source: WorkSafe BC
NIOSH Traumatic Occupational Injuries – Logging Fatality Investigation Reports
The following lists fatality cases investigated by NIOSH where logging incidents resulted in the deaths of workers.
OSHA Logging eTool
This Advisor outlines the required and recommended work practices that can reduce logging hazards, and includes etools for both manual and mechnical logging operations.
Logging and Transportation Safety
National Timber Harvesting and Transportation Safety Foundation