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Forest Activites Reference Card
This card outlines the responsibilities and duties of a safety and health management program. The card lists the responsibilities of management; training requirements; supervisory responsibilities; employee involvement; hazard identification and control; accident investigation and annual program evaluation.
Forest Activities News
An occasional newsletter from Oregon OSHA covering topics of interest to logging and forest activities employers.
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.
Yarding and Loading Handbook
The material in the handbook is intended to reinforce safe practices in a hazardous work environment, based on Oregon OSHA Division 7 Forest Activities safety and health standards, and generations of practical experience in Oregon logging. The main intent is to provide loggers with a readable, easy-to-use resource. (on-line only)
1935 guidebook|web only
Yarding Logging Safety- Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation
This booklet focuses on safety hazards and injury prevention in Oregon logging operations by examining 18 fatalities associated with rigging, landing, maintenance, skidding machinery, helicopter logging and transportation. The prevention recommendations listed in this booklet are based on elements of an "Effective Logging Safety and Health Management Plan" and related safety rules. (web only)