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Grantee Name: Timber Products Manufacturers Grant Number: SH-22245-11 Grant Year: 2011

The grantee developed and presented training for at-risk workers in small sawmills (millwork) including youth workers. Training topics included log handling, debarking operations, stacking and handling hazards. Training materials include PowerPoint presentations, instructor notes, quizzes, and student exercises.


Title Length Format File Size
Sawmill Safety
Module 1: Log Handling: Log Arrival to Log Decking
Log Handling 37 slides PPTX* 4 MB
Log Handling Exercise 1 page PDF* 199 KB
Log Handling Instructor Notes 13 pages PDF* 367 KB
Log Handling Quiz 1 page PDF* 179 KB
Log Handling Worksheet 2 pages PDF* 315 KB
Module 2: Debarking: Primary and Secondary Breakdown
Debarking 50 slides PPTX* 2.03 MB
Debarking Exercise 1 page PDF* 283 KB
Debarking Instructor Notes 17 pages PDF* 380 KB
Debarking Quiz 1 page PDF* 182 KB
Debarking Worksheet 2 pages PDF* 316 KB
Module 3: Trim Saws, Sorting, Bins, Stacking and Handling
Trim Saws, Sorting, Bins, Stacking and Handling 51 slides PPTX* 2.55 MB
Trim Saws, Sorting, Bins, Stacking and Handling Exercise 2 pages PDF* 172 KB
Trim Saws, Sorting, Bins, Stacking and Handling Instructor Notes 19 pages PDF* 389 KB
Trim Saws, Sorting, Bins, Stacking and Handling Quiz 1 page PDF* 178 KB
Trim Saws, Sorting, Bins, Stacking and Handling Worksheet 2 page PDF* 319 KB

DISCLAIMER: This material was produced under grant number SH-22245-11 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U. S. Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U. S. Government. The U.S. Government does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed.

COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: This material is the copyrighted property of Timber Products Manufacturers. By federal regulation, OSHA reserves a license to use and disseminate such material for the purpose of promoting safety and health in the workplace. The Timber Products Manufacturers hereby authorizes employers and workplace safety and health professionals to use this material, distributed by or through OSHA, in their workplaces or practices in accordance with the guidance contained in the material.

To this end, permission is granted to use such copyrighted material solely for non-commercial, instructional, personal, or scholarly purposes. The material may be used and incorporated into other workplace safety and health programs on the condition that no fee may be charged for the subsequent use of the material. Use of the material for any other purpose, particularly commercial use, without the prior, express written permission of the copyright owner/s is prohibited. Furthermore, any modification to the material is prohibited without the prior, express written permission of the copyright owners.

Accessibility Assistance: Contact the OSHA Directorate of Training and Education at (847) 759-7700 for assistance accessing PowerPoint materials.

*These files are provided for downloading.

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