Heavy equipment publications
Forest Activities News
An occasional newsletter from Oregon OSHA covering topics of interest to logging and forest activities employers.
Hazard Alert: Crushing hazards associated with dumpsters and rear-loading trash trucks Federal OSHA
The purpose of this Safety and Health Information Bulletin is to inform employers and employees, who use rear-loading trash trucks to empty dumpsters, of the hazards associated with not properly securing the dumpster's trunnion bars and failing to take other safety precautions during the emptying process.
Hazard Alert: Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment NIOSH
NIOSH Hazard alert: Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment
Machines used in Forest Activities
The Associated Oregon Loggers and Oregon OSHA have provided this handout to summarize important Division 7, Subdivision H, requirements for protective structures on all cab-designed machines used in forest activities, and includes effective dates.