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Show Web Version of 'Avoid awkward work positions' Poster in New Window
Avoid awkward work positions
Keywords: ergonomics, overexertion, reaching, stooping, lifting, twisting
Industries: All
Year: 1997
Alert #: Hazard Alert 97-05
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V-belt drives can amputate fingers
Keywords: sawmill worker, jammed V-belt, reduction gear, caught in, amputation
Industries: Sawmills; Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1997
Alert #: Hazard Alert 97-01
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Show Web Version of 'Do not work below jammed gates' Poster in New Window
Do not work below jammed gates
Keywords: sawmill debarker, jammed logs, crushed by, safe work procedures, guards, lockout
Industries: Sawmill; Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1996
Alert #: Fatal 96-01
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Show Web Version of 'Use equipment to move logs' Poster in New Window
Use equipment to move logs
Keywords: young worker, large log, cant hook, rolled off, crushed against
Industries: Sawmill; Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-16
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Show Web Version of 'Inspect and maintain chipper components' Poster in New Window
Inspect and maintain chipper components
Keywords: mill supervisor, struck by, anvil chipper door, metal detector, not adjusted properly
Industries: Sawmill; Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-14
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Show Web Version of 'Lock-out or block-out!' Poster in New Window
Lock-out or block-out!
Keywords: millwright, package-banding press, sensor, crush injuries, pinch-point areas
Industries: Sawmill; Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-04
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Show Web Version of 'Never side grind with a cutting disk' Poster in New Window
Never side grind with a cutting disk
Keywords: sawfiler, cutting disk, table saw, explosion, blinded, guard removed
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Hazard Alert 95-10
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Show Web Version of 'Edger kickback kills operator' Poster in New Window
Edger kickback kills operator
Keywords: jammed lumber, kickback, edger infeed, chest injuries, controls
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-29
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Show Web Version of 'Double check lock-out' Poster in New Window
Double check lock-out
Keywords: mill superintendent, electrocuted, electrical foot control, lockout, de-energize
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-21
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Show Web Version of 'Check hatch openings' Poster in New Window
Check hatch openings
Keywords: pulp and paper mill worker, fall, hatchway opening, recovery boiler, accidental entry
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-20
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Show Web Version of 'Take time to lock out' Poster in New Window
Take time to lock out
Keywords: mill owner, wood jam, planer hold-down shoe, caught in, planer-head knives, lockout
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Hazard Alert 94-16
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Show Web Version of 'Lumber Strapper Fatality' Poster in New Window
Lumber Strapper Fatality
Keywords: lumber strapper, forklift, run over, proper mirrors, visual checks, high-visibility clothing
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1993
Alert #: Sawmill Fatal 93-02
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Show Web Version of 'Labourer Fatality' Poster in New Window
Labourer Fatality
Keywords: labourer, log jam, catch gate, pinch point, conveyor support structure, partial lockout
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1993
Alert #: Sawmill Fatal 93-01
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Show Web Version of 'Sawmill Supervisor Fatality' Poster in New Window
Sawmill Supervisor Fatality
Keywords: beehive burner, engulfed, shavings, confined space, working alone, check system
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1992
Alert #: Sawmill Fatal 92-02
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Show Web Version of 'Forklift Operator Fatality' Poster in New Window
Forklift Operator Fatality
Keywords: forklift operator, lumber storage yard, light snow, frozen tire ruts, slid sideways, crushed
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1992
Alert #: Sawmill Fatal 92-01
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