|Grantee Name: West Virginia University||Grant Number: SH-20868-10||Grant Year: 2010|
The grantee provided safety and health training to high-risk workers in the logging industry. Training topics include manual felling, limbing and bucking, and loading and transportation. Training materials consist of PowerPoint presentations, a manual and case studies.
|Logging Hazard Awareness|
|Introduction to OSHA||16 slides||PPTX*||3.0 MB|
|The Logger||53 slides||PPTX*||2.5 MB|
|Manual Section 1: The Logger||20 pages||PDF*||907 KB|
|Manual Section 2: The Chain Saw||16 pages||PDF*||1.1 MB|
|Manual Section 3: Manual Felling||20 pages||PDF*||561 KB|
|Manual Section 4: Limbing and Bucking||11 pages||PDF*||392 KB|
|Manual Section 5: Skidding/Yarding||3 pages||PDF*||79 KB|
|Manual Section 6: Loading and Transporting||6 pages||PDF*||251 KB|
|Manual Section 7: Machines and Vehicles||16 pages||PDF*||349 KB|
|Manual Section 8: First Aid and Emergencies||7 pages||PDF*||91 KB|
|Manual Section 9: Running a Safe Job||18 pages||PDF*||110 KB|
|Case One: Struck from Behind by a Tree Student Activity||5 pages||PDF*||390 KB|
|Case One: Struck from Behind by a Tree Answer Key||6 pages||PDF*||439 KB|
|Case Two: Struck By Log during Bucking Operations Student Activity||6 pages||PDF*||284 KB|
|Case Two: Struck by Log during Bucking Operations Answer Key||6 pages||PDF*||381 KB|
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