3 Things Loggers Can Do To Stay Safe

Written by admin on September 21, 2018. Posted in Acorn nuts, Adjustable chain sling, Logging chokers

Within the logging industry, there are a lot of safety standards. These standards can often feel overwhelming or too restrictive but the dangers inherent to the job makes it very important to remain vigilant. Whether you’re dealing with the logging chokers as the choke setter or dealing with cable and rigging products to create a safer place for people to walk, you have a huge part of the safety of the entire team. Here are some things you can do to help keep everyone safe.

  • Check your equipment…
    Your logging chokers and safety straps should all be free from damage. Check for rips, tears, rust, chips, wear, and any other sign of compromised structural integrity. Your employer is required to provide safe equipment for you to work with, and things will wear down over time. Making sure you have a solid, safe, working tool is a huge