Loading and Landings

Items available from the Forest Resources Association are flagged with FRA's logo which clicks to a printable order form.

 

FORKLIFT SAFETY: AN OPERATOR TRAINING PROGRAM VIDEO; 21 minutes; covers pre-operational inspections, steering, load handling, hazards, and more. Each kit includes videotape, instructor's guide and 10 employee handbooks. Available for sale @$229.00. Stock number WW-327-K - Spanish version to WW-327-KS. (DVD version available for $345)
J.J. Keller & Associates

HARVESTING PROCEDURES: PLANNING & OPERATIONS VIDEO; 2005; 18 minutes; covers pre-harvest activities such as boundary lines, contracts, SMZs, aesthetics, access, etc. then addresses fiber utilization, safety while operating equipment, truck driver placement, and concludes with post-harvest tract cleanup and closure. Video and discussion leader guide available from North Carolina Forestry Association for $99 plus shipping and sales tax OR four video set (Equipment Care and Maintenance, OSHA Regulations, Hazardous Materials Regulations, Harvesting Procedures: Planning & Operations) available for $299 plus shipping and sales tax.
North Carolina Forestry Association

HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL SPILL PREVENTION AND CONTROL VIDEO; 2001; 13 minutes; training video and guide can help logging contractors develop a spill containment and control plan for use on their logging operation. Available for sale @ $50.00 to FRA members and $100.00 to all others. Stock number 01-A-11. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.

HYDRAULIC KNUCKLEBOOM LOADER - SAFE OPERATION PAMPHLET; 1994; covers safe operation of knuckleboom loaders, overhead hazards, protection of ground workers and others. Free download, English or Spanish, at www.loggingsafety.com/safety-brochures.html.

KENTUCKY MASTER LOGGER PARTICIPANT NOTEBOOK HANDBOOK (3-ring binder); 2001; includes general logging safety information and Kentucky's laws and regulations dealing with timber harvesting; updated annually. Available for sale @ $50.00.
Kentucky Master Logger Office, click on www.masterlogger.org/matlinks/#train, then scroll down to "Training Manuals".

KNUCKLEBOOM LOADER SAFETY VIDEO AND GUIDE VIDEO; 1998; 22 minutes; consists of three video segments covering daily inspections, safe operation and maintenance techniques designed to be used by logging contractors or workshop discussion leaders to provide loader operators with basic safety information. Includes Companion Guide. Available for sale @ $35.00 to FRA members, $70.00 to all others. Stock number 98-A-5. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.

LOG DECK DANGER PAMPHLET; 1993; covers proper safety guidelines on the landing area. Free download, English or Spanish, at www.loggingsafety.com/safety-brochures.html.

OSHA LOGGING SAFETY VIDEO AND GUIDE VIDEO; 1995; 70 minutes; instructional video and guide can help logging contractors orient employees on OSHA regulations governing general safety, machine operation, chain saw operation, and vehicle operation. Includes corrections and amendments made to OSHA's Final Rule on Logging Operations in 1995. Training Guide included. Available for sale @ $35.00 to FRA members, $70.00 to all others. Stock number 95-A-15. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.

REVISED LOGGER'S GUIDE TO THE NEW OSHA LOGGING SAFETY STANDARDS HANDBOOK; 1995; 32 pages; explains what logging employers must know to comply with the new OSHA Logging Safety Standards in an easy-to-read format. Includes 1995 revision of OSHA Logging Operations Regulations.) Available for sale @ $5.00 to FRA members, $10.00 to all others. Bulk discounts available. Stock number 95-A-14. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.

SAFETY IN THE LOGGING WOODS: VISUAL GUIDE TO LANDING SAFETY HANDBOOK; covers the most common hazards facing woods workers at or near the log deck or landing, featuring illustrations and brief text in both English and Spanish to assist those with low literacy skills.
Alabama Cooperative Extension Service, click on www.aces.edu/pubs/docs/A/ANR-1270 to download .pdf file.

SLIPS, TRIPS AND FALLS AND OVERHEAD HAZARDS VIDEO; 20 minutes; covers individual responsibility for safety, equipment housekeeping, appropriate PPE for walking/working in the woods and around log decks, job hazards, mounting and dismounting equipment, and overhead hazards awareness. Contact Forestry Mutual Insurance at 800-849-7788 to order.
Forestry Mutual Insurance

TIMBER HARVESTING DECK SAFETY VIDEO; 2006; 21 minutes; provides woods workers with the knowledge of common hazards and how to avoid them while working at or near the log deck or landing. Available for sale (VHS or DVD) @ $35.00 to FRA members, $70.00 to all others. Stock number 06-A-6. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.