NW Forest Worker Safety Review

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Other Forestry Information & Resources

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A newsletter for a healthier and safer Northwest forestry industry. News of research, developments, and coming events compiled by the PNASH Center. 

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Newsletters and Contents

2014 May

  • Featured Article ~ "Washington Logger Safety Initiative"
  • US Forestry Workforce Development - Join the Forestry Workforce Network
  • Logging and Forest Service Education Resources
  • Northwest Injury and Fatality Report
  • Oregon OSHA Rule Amendment
  • Northwest Logging and Forestry Safety Events

2012 October

2011 June

  • Featured Article ~ "After the recession…Accidents?"
  • Ongoing PNASH-Funded Small Grants Focusing on Workers in the Woods
  • Forest Workers Safety and Health
  • NW Injury and Fatality Report
  • Resources & 2011 Events

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2010 May

  • Featured Article ~ "New Yarders...Old Yarders"
  • PNASH Forestry Projects
  • WPS Pesticides
  • Forestry Safety VIPs
  • NW Injury Report
  • Workplace Death Decline
  • Work or Lose Your Job
  • Resources & 2010 Logging Events

2009 March

  • Featured Article ~ "Aches, Pains, and Strains"
  • NIOSH Agenda
  • Aches, Pains, and Strains
  • Extreme Cold
  • NW Injury Report Resources
  • Log Trucker Safety Record
  • Your Best Asset
  • 2009 Logging Events

 

2008 January

2007 January

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2006 January heat exhaustion illustratioin - s. holland

2005 January. synthetic rope

  • Featured Article ~ "Danger Tree Guidelines Updated"
  • Herbicides in the Forest
  • Climbing Equipment Change
  • Research Success Story
  • OSHA Partnerships Expand
  • Dismal Statistics
  • 2005 Logging Events

2004 Januarylogging truck

  • Featured Article ~ "New Oregon Safety Rules"
  • Log Trucking Hazards
  • Synthetic vs. Wire Rope
  • Fighting Fires with Loggers
  • Alaska Logging Trends
  • Most Dangerous Job
  • 2004 Logging Events

2002 March

  • PNASH Center
  • AKOSH
  • NIOSH Alaska Field Station
  • Idaho's First Aid & Safety Classesfirst aid symbol
  • OSHA and Potlach
  • OR-OSHA
  • Other News in Oregon
  • OSU Synthetic Rope Research
  • UW CFR, Forest Engineering
  • WA Contract Logger's Association
  • WISHA
  • Woodworkers District 1 IAM/Weyerhaueser Logging Events

     

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