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Chain Saw Checklist -- 29 CFR 1910.266(e)(1) and (e)(2)


Required Work Practices -- 29 CFR 1910.266(e)(2)

  • ii - Continuous Pressure Throttle
  • iii - Operated and adjusted in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions
  • iv - Fueled 20 feet from sources of ignition [Standard says "10"]
  • v - Started 10 feet from fueling area
  • vi - Starting Methods
  • vii - Chain brake engaged when starting
  • viii - Thumb and finger position on handles
  • ix - Footing/body position
  • x- Clear area prior to felling
  • xi - No cutting above head
  • xii - Carrying the saw
  • xiii - Retreating with the saw
  • xiv - Moving with a running chain saw

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